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09 Sep 2016 - 13 Sep 2016
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Stella Inn Karasuma Gojo
京都市, Japan
Basic but good hotel with small apartments close to the centre. Very friendly and attentive service.
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Yoshinoya (吉野家 烏丸五条店)
Donburi Restaurant
京都市, Japan
Japanese traditional fast food / self service breakfast you order from machine in the lobby. True Japanese experience. Went here mainly since it was next to our hotel. Chain.
Kawa Café
京都市, Japan
Lunch by the river. Traditional Japanese curry.
Ittetsu Grazie (いってつグラーチェ)
BBQ Joint
京都市, Japan
Great affordable Japanese bbq!!!
Sky Lounge Stardust (スカイラウンジ スターダスト)
北区, Japan
Stunning place to enjoy drinks, if you want table by the window book in advance. Super romantic. Expensive. In top floor of Uneda Sky Building.
Ginkaku-ji Temple (慈照寺 (銀閣寺))
Buddhist Temple
京都市, Japan
Beautiful temple with beautiful moss garden, also called Silver Pavillion. Entrance fee.
Philosopher's Path (哲学の道)
京都市, Japan
Path starting from Silver Pavillion, nice for walking or cycling.
Nanzen-ji Temple (南禅寺)
Buddhist Temple
京都市, Japan
Large complex of beautiful zen temples that you can admite for free. At the other end of philosopher's path.
Heian Jingu Shrine (平安神宮)
京都市, Japan
The best part of the famous Heian shrine are actually the beautiful large garden inside with very few people.
Tenryu-ji Temple (天龍寺)
Buddhist Temple
京都市, Japan
The famous temple the the Arashima district with beautiful garden.
Arashiyama Bamboo Grove (竹林の小径)
京都市, Japan
The stunning and famous bamboo grove in Arashiyama district. Come really early if you want to enjoy on your own.
Saga-Arashiyama Station (嵯峨嵐山駅)
Train Station
京都市, Japan
Old steam train through the mountains. If water is high in the river you can also take the old boats back to Arashiyama. You can also do rafting along the sane river which was pretty cool!
Arashiyama Monkey Park Iwatayama (嵐山モンキーパーク いわたやま)
京都市, Japan
Steep climb through a forest to admire beautiful views of Kyoto and baboons.
Kuchu Teien Observatory (空中庭園展望台)
Scenic Lookout
大阪市, Japan
Stunning views over Osaka in the rooftop of Umeda Sky Building.
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