A chain that specializes in soup and curries that gives off a nice homey feel in a to-go busy environment.
A nice cafe and bakery to grab a sweet.
The end of our tour, while a bit bitter about the entire thing I did enjoy the beauty of the kimono forest and it's hidden dragon.
The beautiful villa of Ōkōchi Sansō, a famous Japanese actor.
A quick run up to the Monkey Park (mountain).
A bowl restaurant that serves sets in Kyoto station.
The Kyoto Imperial Palace is located within the Imperial Park which is huge and both are free to visit.
The hotel we stayed at in Kyoto that we loved.
At about 4:50 am- ridiculously early again- I was up and packed. One of my bags was filled with snacks and my last carton of an iced chai latte. I woke up my friend around 5:15, trying to make sure we were out the door on time. I placed my bag into the basket of [...]
My last day in Kyoto was reserved for Universal Studios Japan in Osaka, nicknamed USJ. USJ is accessible from Kyoto via train. Just be careful not to get on the Osaka loop train which doesn't go to USJ. Instead there is a train that announces it goes to Universal Studios. The second train we boarded [...]