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Best cherry blossom spots in Kyoto 2023

The cherry blossoms in Tokyo, Osaka, and other cities throughout Japan are in full bloom. Kyoto is also with breathtaking cherry blossoms blossoming all around. If you’re still planning your cherry blossom viewing itinerary, don’t fret as it’s not too late to visit some of the best spots for cherry blossom viewing. 🌸🌸🌸 ①To-ji Temple To-ji Temple, founded in 796, […]


Experience the Japanese concept of countryside, “Inaka”

Many Japanese people visit the countryside to forget about their daily cares and find rejuvenation among soothing natural scenery and the atmosphere of Inaka. Some people says their wishes for the life after retiring is to move to the countryside and live out of the reminder of their lives in a quiet, relaxing environment. On this point, it can be […]


How to meet Geiko and Maiko in Kyoto

If you visit Japan, you would like to meet geiko and maiko at least once, wouldn’t you? You may have seen them in pictures, but do you know where you can meet them? In this article, I have compiled a list of places in Kyoto where you can meet geiko and maiko. In Kyoto, there is a district called Kagai, […]