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...
So special and pure – The rice jar that only prominent craftsmanship can complete
Yojiya Gion Shop
Kyoto’s most famous cosmetic brand born from the elegant sensitivity of the Old Capital
Hidetako Gion Main Shop
Maiko’s favorite tako-yaki born in Gion
Wajun Kaikan in the Chion-in Temple Complex
Welcomed by a Buddhist monk to Chion-in’s temple accommodation
Narumi Mochi Honten
“Narumi-han for Osekihan” – Unrivaled taste of red bean rice
Shrines & Temples
Kyoto’s most popular and revered temple with superb views from the balcony