Kyoto

What it’s like to spend the night in a Pokémon hotel room

Dreams come true for a Pokémon-loving father his equally obsessed six-year-old daughter. 

Read More

Kyoto curry bread comes with a very special filling

Karepan gets a specialty upgrade at this renowned bakery.

Read More

Kyoto in summer: A special trip to Kifune shrine recharges the soul

Itinerary includes a sightseeing train, shrine visit, and a meal to remember!

Read More

JR Central and Kyoto temple team up for the coolest temple tourism experiences you’ll ever see

Crafts, private art viewings, private lectures, exclusive tea tastings…you’ll want to do it all!

Read More

Takoyaki…inarizushi? New fusion food boggles the mind in Japan

Japanese food breaks out of the mould for a new adventure in flavour.

Read More

A first-time visit to Kyoto’s Gion Festival becomes a night to remember

There’s more to these giant Yamahoko floats than first meets the eye. 

Read More

Kyoto Station’s hidden-in-plain-sight curry should be the last thing you eat before leaving town

Extremely eggy curry udon is just one reason why this restaurant is perfect for a pre-departure meal on your last day in Kyoto.

Read More

Fendi’s latest collection features garments made using kata-yuzen, a historic Japanese dyeing technique

Fashion giants use traditional fabric dyeing technique in their Fall/Winter collection.

Read More

Lunch at Kyoto Gyoen National Garden, delivered in an Imperial carriage

This ox-drawn carriage meal holds a bevvy of surprises.

Read More

Nephew receives SD card after his uncle passes away, finds treasure trove of gems from the past

Over 16,000 newly discovered photos show the beauty and hardships of old Japan. 

Read More

You can get a custom-made katana and a tax discount by donating to this Kyoto city【Photos】

Newly forged young swordsmiths open up their own forge in Kyotango.

Read More

Final Fantasy XIV’s newest expansions: Eorzea Cafes opening in Kyoto and Nagoya

Final Fantasy eateries enter the game’s Stormblood and Shadow Bringer arcs.

Read More

Japan respectfully says goodbye to a single bamboo shoot in Kyoto

Takenokone given death poem, posthumous name.

Read More

Tickets on sale for exhibit of every book Ghibli producer has ever read, boyhood room recreation

Want to produce great anime like Toshio Suzuki? Read more books.

Read More

Do people in Kyoto really stand to the right on escalators?

How true is the left-in-Tokyo, right-in-Kyoto standing rule?

Read More

Nintendo buys five-billion yen plot of land, will build new development headquarters in Kyoto

Company wants to power-up its in-house R&D.

Read More

Nintendo HQ-turned-hotel shows off beautiful guestrooms waiting for travelers to Kyoto【Photos】

Private open-air bath, stylish lounges, and a touch of video game history.

Read More

We stay in a converted Kyoto townhouse filled with traditional charm and overwhelming hospitality

We spend a couple of nights soaking in some wa.

Read More

How Kyoto’s shrine of severing ties helped our reporter escape from a “black company”

Yasui Konpiragu worked its magic, but for once, not in the terrifying way it usually does.

Read More

Unusual guardians appear at Kyoto’s Kiyomizudera temple

A surprise twist on traditional Japan that includes a giant kokeshi doll. 

Read More

  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 3
  4. 4
  5. 5
  6. 6
  7. 7
  8. ...
  9. 21