Information about miscellaneous shops and goods – Souvenirs, Japanese sweets and other unique items only Kyoto can offer.
Kyoto-style handworks by well-cultivated artisans
Kyoto is the city where many of trad...
Cool and modern Japanese items born in Gion
Cool and unique items originating fr...
Great cooks’ favorite tools
Kyoto, the center of the food cultur...
Must-try take-away items [Gion]
From Kyoto-standard tastes to the it...
Little and lovely “Kyoto Paper Items”
During the Heian period (794-1185),...
8 stores offering classical Japanese costumes and accessories
A pair of white tabi (split-toe) soc...
Shopping in the Nishiki Market
The Nishiki Market, often known by i...
Recommended souvenir ranking: Kyoto Delicacy
Kyoto offers countless “delicious” s...
Must-try sweets for a Kyoto summer
Silky smooth texture, chilling your...
Bamboo Craft Chikubisai
Elegant bamboo crafts emanating from highly skilled craftsmanship
Take a seat in the café “Kayu Chaya” and watch precise work by sweet makers
Dai’s Deli & Sandwiches
Healthy and delicious sandwiches featuring fresh and nutritious ingredients
Kyoto Hotel Okura
Time-honored hotel with tradition and elegance in downtown Kyoto
Florist and Antiques “Sorai”
‘Kosometsuke’ venerated by tea ceremony masters for its simple beauty
Shrines & Temples
Shiramine Jingu Shrine
Deity of kemari and popular for unique sports amulet