New Ginkaku Inn

508-1 Higashishiokojicho, 7-josagaru, Higashinotoindori, Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto, Kyoto, Kinki, 600-8146, Japan | Hotel
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Travel Blogs from Kyoto


A travel blog entry by triptalk


... has been planned so far as a self guided trip. No worries about tickets or hotels, it's all been figured out. I am giving myself a break. Another easy thing on this trip compared to my last big one is having a smart phone. Now instead of looking for internet cafes I can just type at night into my phone Okay, maybe this is dangerous, because just sitting here in my room at night I can just ramble on and on, even though it is a ...

Kyoto and Geisha's

A travel blog entry by sellers2013-14


... just outside of the large moat that surrounds the castle, which is a very peaceful place to contemplate the beautiful surroundings.
Following a great stroll through the Nijo Castle, we headed to the antique shop area of the city to look at some of the folding room dividers that are so famous from this area. Decorated with gold leaf and wonderful paintings of the magnificent cherry blossoms, they would make a great remembrance of our ...

Kyoto ; a castle, a temple and a palace

A travel blog entry by fully


... culture that developed in the wealthy aristocratic circles of Kyoto during Yoshimitsu's times. Each floor represents a different style of architecture.The first floor is built in the Shinden style used for palace buildings during the Heian Period, and with its natural wood pillars and white plaster walls contrasts yet complements the gilded upper stories of ...

Japan: Land of the Rising Sun.

A travel blog entry by paulandton


... we went to the immense popular island of Miyajima with its floating Orange Torii (Temple Gate). The Torii of Miyashima stands at high tide in the sea so it appears to be floating. At low tide you can actually walk to the gate. It is quite a sight but for us a bit overrated. We did a nice hike up to Mt Misen on Miyashima Island where we had some nice views. From Hiroshima the Shinkansen brought us in a couple of hours to the cultural heart of Japan: Kyoto. Kyoto used to be ...

Warm Wandering in Kyoto

A travel blog entry by sueanddale


... wide to allow for biking on the sidewalk on large streets.
We visited a couple of beautiful shrines, and then stopped by the oldest Zen Monastery in Kyoto, 12th century Kenninji temple. It was an amazingly beautiful place with so many of the rooms open to the sunlight and air. According to the map, the museum we were looking for should have been very near here, but we were struggling to find it. Finally after help from an older lady ...


This hotel, located in the Kyoto Station area of Kyoto, is near Sanjusangendo Hall (Rengeo-in), Kyoto National Museum, Kyoto Municipal Museum of Art, and Shosei-en Garden.
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