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Kinkaku Soft (Soft Serve Ice Cream Shop)

Near Rokuon-ji Temple (Kinkaku-ji Temple) there is a soft serve ice cream shop, Kinkaku Soft. I recommend that the visitors of the temple stop by the shop. I went there and bought the soft serve […]


Nishiki Market (Food Market in Kyoto)

In July, I went to Nishiki Market, which is popularly known as “The Kitchen of Kyoto.” Look at the entrance. It’s very narrow, though it’s long actually.   The colorful pattern on the ceiling is […]

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Saryo Hosen (Tea House)

FSaryo Hosen is one of my favorite tea houses in Kyoto. It’s located in a quiet residential area near Shimogamo Shrine. Though it’s not very conveniently located, a lot of people come and enjoy its […]