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Kyoto (Day 6 and 7) - eastern Kyoto

Back in Kyoto. I think a home is a place that you return to and thus the more you leave and then return to the city, the more the city feels like home. 782 more words


Five Days in Japan

Cinco días en Japón

 With just five days in Japan, it’s time to hustle. The wealth of offerings means there’s no shortage of customizable itineraries, but one that allows a look into both the traditional history and modern oddities of Japan is Osaka-Kyoto-Nara-Tokyo. 2,200 more words



The Sannenzaka is another popular street in Kyoto’s Higashiyama district, connected by steep stone steps to the Ninenzaka on the north and the Kiyomizu-dera leading Matsubara Street on the south. 31 more words


The Streets of Higashiyama

Walking tours are popular in Kyoto and I can think of at least two reasons why. First, Kyoto traffic can become really heavy, or at least not as free flowing compared to other Japanese cities. 66 more words