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...
Yokoyama Bamboo Products & Co.
Beautiful traditional bamboo handicraft produced by a long established bamboo merchant
A store introducing innovative products to the world using the hand-weaving tradition of Nishijin
“Cherish the quality of a single tea leaf” – Kyoto’s representative tea leaf shop
Add cheerfulness to lifestyle with fragrances created by traditional process
A small envelope bringing the heart of the sender to that special person
A long-established Japanese confectionery shop known for their original sweet, “Miso Matsukaze”
Shizenha Restaurant Bio-tei
Every day dishes with chemical-free, organic and seasonal vegetables
Momiji-ya Annex “Kawa-no-iori”
Japanese-style hotel with dancing fireflies and Ayu dish on the river-side terrace
Functional and beautiful Imari ceramics selected under the careful eye of the owner
Shrines & Temples
The biggest Zen temple complex in Japan which holds numerous treasures