Yoshida-jinja is the largest shrine on Yoshida-yama, the small mountain that rises just east of Kyoto University. It's most famous for...
This tiny shrine atop Yoshida-yama, in Northern Higashiyama, is popular with local dog walkers and contemplative walkers.
This shrine, dating from the 8th century, is a Unesco World Heritage site. It is nestled in the fork of the Kamo-gawa and Takano-gawa...
A cosy little spot in the north of town past Hyakumamben and Kyoto University, this friendly smoke-free restaurant serves passable...
44 Tanaka-Nishihinokuchi-chō, Sakyō-ku · interesting places nearby
This place, popular with Kyoto University students, dishes up creative variations on chicken, fish and meat. The menu is in Japanese only and if you’re at a loss for what to order try the tasty ‘roll chicken katsu’, a delectable and filling creation of chicken and vegetables. Look for the words ‘Casual Restaurant’ on the white awning.