New Ginkaku Inn

508-1 Higashishiokojicho, 7-josagaru, Higashinotoindori, Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto, Kyoto, Kinki, 600-8146, Japan | Hotel
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This hotel, located in the Kyoto Station area of Kyoto, is near Sanjusangendo Hall (Rengeo-in), Kyoto National Museum, Shosei-en Garden, and Kyoto Municipal Museum of Art.
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Travel Blogs from Kyoto

Day 309 - Capsule hotel

A travel blog entry by wanvigdot on Jun 17, 2014

9 photos

... homes dormen en un pis i les dones en un altre, o sigui que el meu pare va haver de dormir sol. La meva mare, la meva germana i jo tenķem cąpsules separades perņ estaven de costat.

Doncs, quan vam arribar a l’estació de Kyoto, vam estar mitja hora buscant aquest hotel-cąpsula i finalment, quan el vam trobar ja eren les 7 de la tarda. Després de passar allą una altra hora fent el check-in i ...

Lots of Temples and steps!

A travel blog entry by caryharri on Apr 11, 2014

3 comments, 5 photos

... fantastic outside Art Gallery,with plenty of Henry Moore, Barbara Hepworth and also a Picasso Gallery,it was a wonderful few hours in glorious sunshine. I'm glad we have hoicked half a suitcase of warm clothes around for the last 4 weeks!
Then it was on to our first Bullet train for the journey to Kyoto. It was amazing being in the station as other Bullet trains sped through.
We are staying slightly ...

Day 20 - Various Kaku-ji's & the Philosopher's Bus

A travel blog entry by apat on Feb 03, 2014

15 photos

... aside from a 15 minute walk the only breakfast option is McDonalds, which fit the bill nicely. They serve hot dogs for breakfast, so I was set.

Once we were done at McDonalds we crossed the road just in time to see our bus pulling up to the curb...and just as quickly pulling away from it without us on it. Not really a big deal, but it meant a 20 minute wait for the next bus, while we stood on a footpath less than a meter ...

Monkeys, Geishas and Golden Pavilions ..oh my!

A travel blog entry by hreljacsinasia on Nov 01, 2013

2 comments, 2 photos

... some peanuts as contraband in order to feed the monkeys outside of the bars which wasn't allowed. Mark and Susan I told him that he was nuts and that if he got bit and had to go home that I'd stay to win the bet but Jord being Jord decided to feed the monkeys anyways. Obviously one monkey led to a bunch coming up to him and just before I made a run for it to avoid any killer monkeys (I realized I didn't have to outrun the monkey, I just had to outrun Jord) I managed to get a ...

Bus-hopping around town

A travel blog entry by skyisblu on Sep 12, 2013

2 comments, 24 photos

... watching goldfish swim around in the garden. It's peaceful and cooling, so we absorb every ounce of it before heading out into the heat.

Another great option on a muggy day is a one-day bus pass. It allows us to easily hop around the city without walking everywhere, and the buses are absolutely frigid inside. It's a great reprieve in between temples. Our first stop, the great golden ...