Eco and Tec Kyoto

40 Awadaguchi Sanjobocho, Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto, Kyoto, Kinki, 605-0035, Japan | Hotel
Prices starting from $62.00
 

Travel Blogs from Kyoto

Pavilions and Palaces

A travel blog entry by andynbaza

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... from a coach journey on our last visit to Japan, using local buses would be a new experience for us. The Kyoto Travel Advice Centre, situated in the station, provided us with both the passes and a free bus-route map, which is very easy to follow. The bus terminus is on the station front (ekimae) and we soon found ourselves en route to our first venue, the Golden Pavilion.

Kinkakuji (Golden Pavilion) is a Zen temple in the north of the city, whose top two floors ...

Kyoto and Nara

A travel blog entry by sellers2013-14

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... for about 80 years during the 8th century) people believed the deer were messengers from the gods, and you could be punished by death if you killed one, even accidentally. Today, we believe some of the tourists would like to do away with them on purpose, after they have been harassed enough for food.
Interestingly, Nara was said to be at the eastern end of the Silk Road, and the Emperor at the time, Emperor Shomu, loved to trade and acquire exotic ...

Konnichiwa from Kyoto

A travel blog entry by blair~rachelle

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... some hijiri, a local Kyoto dessert. It's made fresh and can last only up to a week. Rice flour is kneaded with hot water and steam, then mixed with sugar, cinnamon, and sometimes poppy seeds. The dough is then rolled out flat and cut into 8cm x 8cm squares. Soybean powder is sprinkled on both sides. Azuki red bean jam is placed inside, and then the hijiri is folded over to form a triangle. It's not baked so I didn't enjoy the rawness of the dough, ...

Lost in translation, found in Kyoto. Thank you CS

A travel blog entry by kodatravels

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Suddenly it happened, we pierced through the thick grey clouds and beneath us, only 300 meters, were the famous rice fields I had seen so many times on television. Placid still water preserving the precious rice surrounded by the everlasting lush trees and green plantation.I felt a strong feeling of acceptance. It wasn't the new country excepting me, but me, my heart opening itself to the country I have studied about throughout high-school and have longed to ...

Week 8

A travel blog entry by lukeschuler

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... and my body was becoming quite ...

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Location

This hotel, located in the Gion Higashiyama/Kita Shirakawa/Kurama/Yase/Ohara area of Kyoto, is near Kyoto Station, Koryu-ji Temple, Kyoto Zoo (Dobutsu-En), and Museum of Kyoto.
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    4.50 of 5 stars Outstanding