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The Bamboo forest is located in Arashiyama (嵐山), in the outskirts of Kyoto. It is a very popular touristic destination because of its incredible and unique Japanese beauty. If you are in Kyoto, this is a must-go to destination.
Kyoto is famous for its vegetarian cuisine influenced by the local monk culture. You can try different famous tofu dishes in Kyoto; they are fresh and change seasonally. Have you ever tried homemade sesame tofu? Or Yuba (soy milk bean curd)? This restaurants are great for vegetarians, as you get to try a variety of different tofu dishes. Although you are not a tofu fan, you definitely need to try these restaurants. You will be impressed by all the delicious dishes that can be made with tofu. And the settings of these restaurants are so calming! Welcome to Kyoto!
Arashiyama is a beautiful area in West Kyoto that is very popular among tourists from all over the world. This article will introduce some nice places for lunch in Arashiyama, where you can enjoy a relaxed lunch for a quick break from touring around and walking.