Ark Hotel Kyoto

Address: 1 Mibu Gayogoshomachi, Nakagyo-ku, Kyoto, Kyoto, Kinki, 604-8811, Japan | 3 star hotel
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This 3 star hotel, located in the Kawaramachi/Karasuma/Shijo Omiya area of Kyoto, is near Nishiki Market, Pontocho, Kyoto Municipal Museum of Art, and Takashimaya.
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    Travel Blogs from Kyoto

    Orkan eller inte?

    A travel blog entry by sverigebali on Jul 17, 2015

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    Vaknade för första gången utan den terroriserande telefon som vill ha upp mig mitt i den japanska natten, jippy.

    Undrade hur det skulle bli med dagens parad, Gion Matsuri som var tänkt att starta kl 9? Efter en hel del blåsande i natt så verkar vädret blivit betydligt bättre än prognoserna hur orkanen skulle dra fram. På frukosten berä …

    Aubrey Sexton entry 3 Bamboo Grove!

    A travel blog entry by tcu on May 23, 2015

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    ... helpful and sweet. She explained everything including what ways Japanese people use Bamboo and the fact that typically the lifespan of a bamboo shoot is 100 years! We walked past a smaller temple where the Japanese people believe Buddha resides. We then walked through the bamboo forrest and got some great group pictures.It felt like a fairytale land because there were so many bamboo shoots and it was so green and perfect. After the grove we walked to the ...

    Kyoto, Day 1

    A travel blog entry by daylee-pikachu on Apr 06, 2015

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    ... a bit late to meet Kazu at 9:00.

    After dropping off our bags we jumped in a cab to head to Kiyomizu Temple. Kazu said he normally takes the subway and then walks, but because it was raining and cold we'd take a cab. The walk from the nearest subway would have been about 20 minutes to the temple...

    To get to Kiyomizu Temple you have to walk up a 2km stretch of ...

    Autumn perfection in Kyoto

    A travel blog entry by goodner on Nov 20, 2014

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    ... away. Sam Jackson and Catherine were able to finish theirs without incident. Maybe it was a karmic message telling me something?!

    The planning I'd done prior to the trip involved a few lessons on typically Japanese activities, including a cooking class (for me and Sam Jackson), a calligraphy class (for Sam and Catherine), a Kendo class (Japanese sword fighting), a tea ceremony and kimono lesson, and a family archery class.

    Tomoko was the guide ...

    Monkeying Around

    A travel blog entry by paablo on Sep 11, 2014

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    ... of "there is lot’s to do, go early and stay all day". It was already past midday so I got a move on and headed for the nearest train station.

    There were two train stations not too far away from the temple, so I naturally decided to walk to the nearest one. After a short ten minute walk I arrived at the nearest train station to not only find the train was not a JR line (meaning I couldn’t use my rail pass for free travel) ...