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Nice day-trip to Ine town

Nice day-trip to Ine town

Last weekend, I visited Ine town, north-west of Kyoto, which faces The Sea of Japan. It took about a couple of hours to get there, but it was worth....

Quiet Arashiyama Bamboo Grove

Quiet Arashiyama Bamboo Grove

I walked through Arashiyama Bamboo Grove last weekend. It would be really crowded with tons of people before Covid-19 pandemic, but now (even on...

Heavy Rain Storm hit Kyoto !

Heavy Rain Storm hit Kyoto !

Photo saurceKyoto has been hit by a terrible rain storm these days. But the damages in Kyoto were not as big as those in adjacent prefectures such...

New Places to See

Kitano-Tenmangu Shrine

Kitano-Tenmangu Shrine

Shrine near a beautiful and quiet Geisha Town Kitano-Tenmangu Shrine is located a bit far away from central Kyoto area, but worth visiting....

Kyoto Ebisu Shrine

Kyoto Ebisu Shrine

One of the three major "Ebisu" shrines in Japan "Ebisu" is God of wealth + bumper crop, and one of the seven Gods of good fortune. Other six Gods...

New Restaurants

Maruman

Maruman

My Favorite Sushi Restaurant in the Heart of Kyoto In Kyoto, there are two Sushi restaurants which I love the most - one is Azuma Sushi and the...

Tendon Makino

Tendon Makino

New "Tendon" House in Teramachi Shopping Arcade Tendon Makino is relatively a new comer in Teramachi Shopping Arcade, running between Shijo Street...

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