Ryokan Hinomoto

375 Kotakecho, Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto, Kyoto, Kinki, 600-8034, Japan | Hotel
Prices starting from $83.00

Travel Blogs from Kyoto

Japan Blossoms

A travel blog entry by jrsherman81054


... their architectural traditions. I'm not sure how many temples are located there, but I think it approaches twenty. The most famous is, "Kinkaku-ji," the Golden Pavilion Temple - but more on this in a minute.
While we were waiting on the platform for our bullet train to arrive, I was wondering around with my camera, as Paul Simon sings, ...

Fushimi Inari Taisha

A travel blog entry by jeffdavis152


... into the next. The forest was serene, yet filled with the sounds of the trees.  It completely surpassed my expectation.  Getting back to the path, we stopped by a particularly old shrine and met a few cats.  My understanding is that in Japan there are stray cats, and there are wild cats.  You can tell the wild cats from the stray because they’re much cleaner and healthier.  We continued on the gated path, past a small body of water, and up higher onto ...

A day to explore

A travel blog entry by suebar


... To enter the palace, we had to remove our shoes of course. You take them off before you can step onto the wooden steps leading up to the floor level of the castle. Plastic slip on slippers are provided. We used these as the floors were very cold. One of the floors was constructed very carefully so the that wooden planks would move over carefully positioned nails to squeak. The floor is in the so called Nightingale Hall as the squeaking as people ...

Last day in Kyoto

A travel blog entry by evaclapham


... No wonder it's such a popular thing to do here. I think the photos will tell the tale. Also, the view over Kyoto from here was stunning. We spent a long time there and took so many photos but finally footsore decided to leave and had to queue for the bus to take us back to the hotel. It felt as though all two million who were at the temple tried to get on our bus as well. We won't forget this journey for a long time.
Tomorrow Hiroshima on the ...

Kyoto, what a great city

A travel blog entry by remiroquai


... final temple was beautiful and after we went back to a bus stop she had to get back to her office and do some work so we said goodbye.
Jackie said that it would be a great idea to go to the only proper Onsen in Kyoto (The only natural hot water spring) and I agreed. The next day I ventured for the Onsen and, since I was already well acquainted with the concept and expectations of such a place I knew what to do. The only difference was that I ate before ...

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This hotel, located on 375 Kotakecho, Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto, is near Gion, Philosopher's Walk, Maruyama Park, and Takashimaya.
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