If you want to orient yourself as soon as you arrive in town, this is the place to do so. Located right outside the Karasuma (north)...
A short walk north of Kyoto Station, this temple is the last word in all things grand and gaudy. Considering the proximity to the...
The Kyoto Station building is a striking steel-and-glass structure – a kind of futuristic cathedral for the transport age. Unveiled in...
Try this classic little restaurant for its ever-changing set lunch – usually simple Japanese home-style cooking. Dishes might include a...
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Lonely Planet review
A major new rival for Bic Camera, this mammoth shop sells a similar range of electronics, camera and computer goods and also has a restaurant floor, supermarket, bookshop, cafe and, well, the list goes on. It’s a few minutes’ walk north of Kyoto Station.