Mitsui Garden Hotel Kyoto Sanjo

80, Mikuracho, Kyoto, Kyoto, Kinki, 604-8166, Japan | 3 star hotel
Prices starting from $75.00

Travel Blogs from Kyoto

Day 11 - OK now you're just showing off!

A travel blog entry by xensor


Sake! err i mean hello!

So I had some quite expensive sake with my dinner tonight, it was very nice :) Anyway on with the general blather!

So today I decided to head down the the Nara region to go and see the Todai-ji Temple. Now generally when you go see a temple, they're pretty big, you know fairly sizable but nothing out of the …

Day 10 - Samurai Jones, he's a bad mutha...

A travel blog entry by xensor


Shut yo mouth!

Greeting programs! So i had a very interesting morning, I was picked up by a very nice lady for a morning of getting dressed up in a set of traditional samurai armour! We went across town to a little studio that supplies traditional armour for pretty much all the samurai films that are shot in Kyoto.

Getting dressed …

Day 9 - Sho gunna see more castles....

A travel blog entry by xensor


Yeah just let me know if i should give up with the **** titles :P

Another scorching day in Kyoto today, 31C and barely a cloud in the sky! I hear the weather is a little autumnal in the UK right now. Shame :)

So first stop on today's sojourn was Nijo Castle, another UNESCO world heritage site - the country is stuffed full of them …

Day 8 - Goldfinger.... wahh waaahhhhh wahhhh...

A travel blog entry by xensor


I'm so sorry, they keep getting worse!

Konichiwa! So today has been the busiest day so far for me here, and probably the best! Right let's get into it...

So up early once again to catch the "Thunderbird 16" from Kanazawa to Kyoto. Gotta love some of the names the Japanese give their trains :) Unfortunately it again was not a …

The last day in Kyoto

A travel blog entry by dwmjmm


Today is our last day in Kyoto and we will both be very sad to leave - we really like this city.

We took a bus from near our hotel to the north-west of the city to a temple called Kinkakuji Temple or the Golden Pavillion. The top two storeys of the building are covered in gold leaf and it glowed in the sunshine. It was set in …

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This 3 star hotel, located in the Kawaramachi/Karasuma/Shijo Omiya area of Kyoto, is near Nishiki Market, Pontocho, Takashimaya, and Nishijin Textile Center.
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