Ryokan Harimaya

Address: 11 Shogoinkawaracho, Sakyo-ku, Kyoto, Kyoto, Kinki, 606-8397, Japan | Ryokan
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This ryokan, located in the Gion Higashiyama/Kita Shirakawa/Kurama/Yase/Ohara area of Kyoto, is near Kyoto Imperial Palace, Heian Shrine, Kyoto Studio Park (Toei Uzumasa Eiga Mura), and Museum of Kyoto.
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Travel Blogs from Kyoto

I saw a Geisha!

A travel blog entry by melandlindsay on Jun 27, 2015

3 comments, 23 photos

... hotel and napped (seriously Mom/Julie the cruise director we are so tired!) Mel had scouted out a local restaurant for Soba noodles, which followed our itinerary for the evening - a walking tour of the Gion district. Gion is one of the most exclusive and well known geisha districts in all of Japan.

Starting promptly at 6PM in the pouring rain we took to the streets of old Kyoto and quickly knew our goal for the evening was to spot one of the 200 Geishas who work in Kyoto. ...

Bullet Train

A travel blog entry by bat1chief.cj on Apr 28, 2015

1 comment, 3 photos

... color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 12.8000001907349px; line-height: normal;">It is Golden Week here in Japan. The spring flowers are blooming and the parks are green. We saw many young couples dressed in kimonos strolling along and looking at the sites with us. Kyoto itself is a big city with everything from fine restaurants to the familiar international chains of Starbucks and McDonalds. The USD is strong now ...

Travel Day

A travel blog entry by karenkost on Feb 05, 2015

3 photos

... to Kyoto. Ava read that the trains are never more than 18 seconds late so punctuality was key. There is next to nothing written in English, we walked in circles a fair bit, but made the Kyoto train on time. It was raining outside and trying to snow.

We arrived at our hostel around 2, check in wasn't until 3 so we walked around looking for ...

Day Six

A travel blog entry by sarahpursell on Apr 20, 2014

15 photos

... in many different poses, I had heaps of fun! Then I required assistance getting it all off and breathing again! The ladies helped me with getting all the white off me before paying for my photos and CD. I'm so glad I did this, they look awesome! All up it only took an hour and a half so I thought I'd go back to the Main Street and see if I could find Andrew or at least check out some shops before heading back to the studio to meet him. First I checked ...

Kyoto - Just the odd temple

A travel blog entry by markallen on Dec 10, 2013

18 photos

... and ascend the Kyoto Tower. A tower atop a hotel which offers amazing views of the entire city and the surrounding mountains. Somebody described Kyoto as being like a city shaped by tea-tray-like confines – this seemed an apt description – as you see the city coming to an end as the hills begin.

Our next few days in Kyoto gave us a chance to explore an unimaginably picturesque city and the temples, shrines, markets and gardens ...