Hotel Ryozen

Address: 7 Seikanji Ryozancho Higashiyamaku, Kyoto, Kyoto, Kinki, 605-0861, Japan | Hotel
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This hotel, located in the Gion Higashiyama/Kita Shirakawa/Kurama/Yase/Ohara area of Kyoto, is near Kiyomizu Temple, Philosopher's Walk, Maruyama Park, and Gion Kaburenjo Theater.
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Travel Blogs from Kyoto

Trampled at the temple

A travel blog entry by nbd.finn on Oct 11, 2014

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... one. Witnessing a Shinto ritual happen is something quite enchanting. The priest, or monk or whatever else he may be called, had a jingling instrument in hand, and a flute plays while a low drum is banged, all the while dancing with long flowing clothes.

We followed the stream of tourists through the halls and walkways and marvelled at how everything looked. It really is amazing to stand among such old but well preserved temples and shrines. Beyond showing you ...


A travel blog entry by sammy_moore on Jun 13, 2014

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... cry from the noise of the city. We were about to lose all our inhibitions and let it all out in an outdoor Japanese Onsen bath. Men and women are separate so it's not like a nudist camp. Rach and I sat down on the bench whilst women pranced around starkers with their untamed pubic bushes unavoidable to our eyes. Apparently a shaven haven is thought of as promiscuous and shameful. We used delay tactics and nervously laughed before taking the plunge and striding ...

Japanese Style

A travel blog entry by andiontheroad on Apr 27, 2014

1 comment, 21 photos

... north through the famous Gion district of Kyoto. Here we could see plenty of traditional Japanese houses and passed by a couple more temples, shrines, pagodas and gardens... It is just incredible how many of these kind of buildings are here. It really felt like we were walking through Kyoto in the 1600s trying to not cause any anger with the local samurai. We left the Gion district through another temple while the sun was setting and bathing ...

Arrive in Kyoto

A travel blog entry by jeffdavis152 on Mar 22, 2014

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... others are small figurines including the regional symbols and colors. We spent a few minutes looking though these shops before Bryan spotted a bread shop. Bryan has a special and intense relationship to bread, and gets very excited by these pastry shops. Bread in general is not overly common in Japan. We also found an Auntie Anne’s pretzel shop, which Bryan didn’t know existed in this country. It was a big moment for him.

We grabbed ...


A travel blog entry by ianandkathryn on Jan 11, 2014

1 comment, 1 photo

... figured I should at least try one out as part of the Japan experience (Kathryn is not game), so gave it a go today. Without going into finer detail, it is clear some detailed assessment of toilet-sitting geometry was part of the design process for these things. I can't see us rushing out and buying one for home, however it is certainly an impressive example of precision engineering...
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