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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)? These restaurants are great for vegetarians, as you get to try a variety of different tofu dishes. Although you may not be 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!
Kyoto is a place full of beautiful temples, shrines and other sightseeing spots, but it can get kind of tiring after a while. Why not visit Starbucks for a short coffee break? There are over 30 Starbucks stores just within Kyoto, and this article will introduce the top 5 stores!
There are numerous soba noodle restaurants in Kyoto. But this article has filtered down to the five best soba restaurants in the Shijyou Karasuma area. Shijyou Karasuma is only 2 stops away from Kyoto station and has good access to sightseeing spots. This article will review 5 soba noodle restaurants within a 10 minute walk from Shijyou Karasuma station!
Sightseeing in Kyoto? You definitely need to buy Kyoto's specialty souvenirs before you leave! There are not only matcha green tea stuffs, but also a variety of delicious and traditional treats you can buy only in Kyoto. Here is a list of snacks and candies (and shops information) you should bring back to your home.
Tsujiri is a popular store that is specialized in selling green tea and matcha. It is from Kyoto, where matcha is really famous, and it has been expanding its stores overseas too! Check out the authentic yet casual matcha cafe from Kyoto!
One of the most popular, traditional and famous festivals in Japan is called Gion Matsuri, which is a summer festival held in Kyoto where they parade with Japanese traditional float called Yamaboko. Let's figure out more together!
Most of you might have seen Nishiki Market on a guide book - but for those of you who don't have a guide book, this is for you! Nishiki Market is called "Kyoto's kitchen", which obviously tells us that they have really good food. Use this guide to make your Nishiki Market visit unforgettable!
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.
Starbucks in Kyoto has traditional feels that makes you forget that you are in Starbucks. With Kyoto's authentic Japanese buildings and atmosphere, it just makes everything really special. Starbucks Japan decided to open their branch that provides brand new Starbucks experience that is only available in this city.
Looking for a place to eat around Fushimi Inari Shrine, Kyoto? Here's a quick guide to Fushimi Inari shrine and restaurants & cafes around the area!