Unlike ultra-modern Tokyo, Kyoto has retained much of its traditional Japanese character. Once the western capital of Japan, Kyoto is a city of numerous shrines and geishas, memorized in the Memoires of a Geisha bestseller and eponymous Hollywood produc
Two years in Japan meant I have a long, long list of stuff I recommend when people ask me what to do there. I came up with a very long list recently but I have whittled it down to 25 things to do in Japan.
Is a trip to Kyoto, Japan, on your bucket list? Kyoto was named Travel and Leisure's city to visit! Spend 3 days wandering its gardens, temples and alleys using our relaxed itinerary. You won't want to miss this!