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

Family Vacay!

A travel blog entry by wwoofers on Oct 13, 2014

3 comments, 80 photos

... your eyes as you read this blog are from this place) was wonderful and although it was my second time to visit this historic place it was still a darn cool experience. The huge tori gates stacked practically on top of one another stretched for miles and I'm pretty sure if you spent an entire day wandering the area you wouldn't see it all. We did get a chance to meet the local felines adorning the shrines who demanded attention from every tourist that passed by. ...

Kyoto feat. Nara

A travel blog entry by kalila.bolton on Sep 07, 2014

5 photos

... seems to have quadrupled in popularity here in the last week after Kei Nishikori's heroics in Flushing Meadows. Moving north west, we visited the Daitoku-ji temple complex in search of its famed zen gardens. We weren't disappointed, as we wandered around the Daisen-in, receiving a warm welcome from an old monk and seeing some wall paintings which were once exchanged in exhibition for the Venus de Milo at the Louvre. The stone gardens ...


A travel blog entry by michael.sandi on Apr 21, 2014

26 photos

... admit that I did not like the takoyaki balls here. The piece of octopus was tiny but the surrounding ball and stuffing was huge! Not to my liking I'm afraid.

After this, we headed back to the subway station to make our way to Osaka castle. The grounds of the castle were huge! The most amazing thing here were the large stones which were used for the walls. We visited the main tower and made our way to the 8th floor for the observation deck. The whole tower was a ...

Kyoto- Another day of amazing beauty

A travel blog entry by sellers2013-14 on Mar 31, 2014

88 photos

... serenity of this wonderful retreat from the city life.
Our driver and guide picked us up at 9am (we are very spoiled) and headed for the scenic reserve on the west side of Kyoto known as Arashiyama. Our first stop was the Otagi Nembutsu Dera temple, which is a seldom-visited shrine, set near the head of the valley near the end of the scenic reserve. The temple was made more notable, because the head monk hit upon an idea several decades ago to ...

Konnichiwa from Kyoto

A travel blog entry by blair~rachelle on Sep 30, 2013

1 comment, 31 photos

... loved them.

While at the temple we spotted several women wearing kimonos for the first time. I found them captivating - the beautiful fabrics in a variety of colours and patterns made each woman look so elegant. Some men were also dressed in traditional outfits and these couples made a very striking image.

On our walk home we wandered through the Gion district, famous for its Geishas, hoping for a glimpse of one on her way to ...