Kyoto, Japan's capital until it was moved to Tokyo in 1868, is considered by many to be Japan's most beautiful city. Only Rome lays claim to more designated Unesco World Heritage Sites than this city nestled amongst the mountains of Western Honshu.
From the Kyoto Travel Guide
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Very good place, excellent staff, very welcoming Just a little noisy at night because no big walls. I recomand it. ... more
We've planned our trip at the last minute but we were absolutely lucky to find this nice guesthouse! This brand new guesthouse is located in Higashiyama district. Kiyomizu-dera temple or Gion district are just walking distance (ca. 10 min. on foot). ... more
The staff at this hostel are great! Very friendly and good at English, they try their best to make you feel at home. We stayed in the mixed dorm - the privacy curtain offers much more privacy than other dorms, and the large lockers they provided were a rare luxury in Japan. ... more
Tokyo and Kyoto
Hi guys On a flight home to the Uk we are stopping off at Tokyo for 5 nights, arrive friday evening and leave wednesday afternoon. Really want to see Tokyo and Kyoto. was wondering if anyone had any ideas of itenarary? We will be on a little bit if a budget but want to see and do as much ...
Hello Everyone, I'm leaving for Yokohama, Japan in 3 weeks ! I just found out yesterday that I'll be going to Kyoto from August 6 - 9 (or 10) & staying at her grandmothers house ... so since I didn't know this I don't know what I should ask my friend to go see in Kyoto ... Gion district of course ...
Ideas for Kyoto hotel
Any ideas on an inexpensive hotel in Kyoto? Need parking, convenience and affordable for a family. Thanks! ...
Day Six - Kyoto
On our first day in Kyoto we went for a nice morning walk through the Philosopher's Path (Tetsugaku no michi) in Kyoto’s Higashiyama district. The path was lined by hundreds of cherry trees closely ...
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