Ohashi Nishizume, Shijo, Shimogyo District, Kyoto, 600-8012
If you like Peking food you are at the right place as Tokasaikan restaurant specialises in Peking cuisine.
Teramachi-dori, Nakagyo Ward, Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture
One of Kyoto’s best-known and most picturesque roads, Teramachi Street offers a combination of the city’s beautiful architecture with upscale shopping.
Shijo Street, Shimogyo Ward, Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture
Shijo Street offers a delightful blend of East and West, combining big-brand shopping with traditional Japanese culture.
Higashishiokoji Kamadonocho, Shimogyo Ward, Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture 600-8555
Occupying 11 floors of Kyoto’s futuristic transport hub, the Isetan Department Store is the perfect place for luxury retail therapy while you wait for your train.
Furumonzen Street, Higashiyama Ward, Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture
On the northern edge of Gion, Kyoto’s geisha district, Furumonzen Street is home to dozens of shops and galleries dealing in high-end crafts and antiques.
902 Higashishiokojimachi, Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto 600-8216
Sandwiched between JR Kyoto Station and Kyoto Tower, Porta is an underground shopping mall specialising in Japanese fashion.
Nishiki Market, Nakagyo Ward, Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture
One of the most renowned shopping streets in Kyoto, the bustling Nishiki Market is a covered arcade guaranteed to tantalise your taste buds.
21 Shogoin Entomicho, Sakyo Ward, Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture 606-8323
The Kyoto Handicraft Centre is home to a wide range of unique Japanese crafts, from pottery and lacquerware to toy dolls and ornamental swords.
Teramachi Street Nijo, Nakagyo-ku, Kyoto 604-0915
Green tea is an integral part of Japanese culture and Ippodo is the perfect place to learn the art of preparing it – as well as picking up some tea to take home.
27, Miyashiki-cho, Hirano, Kita Ward, Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture 603-8365
Situated in Kyoto’s North West suburbs, Gallery Gado is the home of Ido Masao, a Japanese woodblock artist who has been honing his craft for more than 50 years.