In the area and want a quick starbucks coffee? Sure. Going out of your way to visit a Starbucks in the dead of summer? No, save yourself!
Hungry? Why not have some okonomiyaki? Also check out this gyoza! Good spot for lunch or dinner at Kyoto station (or wherever this chain can be found).
I visited the temple on the back of the 10 yen coin.
Possibly the best shop for matcha souvenirs and snacks in Uji.
I visited the oldest tea house in Japan for lunch.
When I was telling my friends of my plans I included that I had a free day in Osaka before the rest of my group met me. I planned to check into the hotel, or at least dump my stuff off in the lobby then grab lunch and maybe just relax and do something near [...]
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.