The site of Tenjin-San Market, one of Kyoto’s most popular flea markets, this shrine is a nice spot for a lazy stroll and the shrine...
This museum, housed in a Nishijin weaving factory, has impressive exhibits of Nishijin textiles. It’s more atmospheric and usually...
This old bath on Kuramaguchi-dōri is Kyoto's best. It boasts an outdoor bath, a sauna, a cypress-wood tub, an electric bath, a herbal...
In the Kamishichiken geisha district, near the east gate of Kitano Tenman-gū, this intimate little cafe in an old machiya is a great...
Lonely Planet review
Locals line up for the tofu lunch sets at this famous restaurant across from Kitano Tenman-gū. Set meals start at ¥650 and usually include tofu, rice and miso soup. The problem is that it gets very crowded, especially when a market is on at the shrine. If you can get here when there’s no queue, pop in for a healthy meal.