You can only enjoy wandering around the historic parts of Gion and Higashiyama, if you get up early or go out late. A quieter Kyoto gives you an atmospheric tranquility.
Tofukuji covers a wide area and contains two main gardens and the Sanmon Gate is the oldest zen main gate in Japan. The temple is a quieter in September.
Final preparations are underway for this year’s festival which takes place on July 6, 7th and 8th: Shitennouji temple’s workers are building the bamboo tunnel
The comfortable Keihan train has started a Saturday and Sunday rakuraku service that runs non-stop between Kyobashi, Osaka and Shichijo in Kyoto in 35 minutes.
This is Dr. Yellow! He is a “doctor” because his job is to check the train track and help with maintenance and keep the trains running on time.
Mimuroto-ji temple garden has 10,000 hydrangeas in various pink, purple, blue and white hues and a path that snakes right through them.
Just the right amount of bitterness to compliment a hot cup of green tea, Cacao 70 by Carre´de Chocolate is our recommendation.