Lovely place to visit to experience old Kyoto. Be considerate, people live here and request no photos on their doorstep. Lovely walk
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The neighbourhood were this streets ends is a very nice neighbourhood to visit, absolutely recommended area. Then the best way to start your visit would be entering through this street that ends up in the middle of another street from where you can visit the...More
Very easy to miss and fantastic to find, this is one of the most magical streets in Kyoto. It felt like walking back in time. At sunset, I captured the most beautiful photos and I went back after dark to see the street lit by...More
Ishibe Koji(Alley) is a small traditional beautiful alley which you have better see between Kiyomizu-dera and Yasaka Shrine. When you come from Kiyomizu-dera, walk through Sannen-zaka and Ninen-zaka slopes, see Yasaka Pagoda, and then before Kodaiji temple, turn left into Ishibe Koji. There are nice...More
Ishibe is a small alley between Yasaka shrine and Kiyomizudera. If you are walking here, take this way! You may need an accurate map on paper or on your mobile to find it, but it is worth a small detour. There are some teahouses here...More
We stumbled upon this quite by accident really. We were looking for a place to eat but apparently were there a bit early. Everything was closed pretty much like this picture.
We had google maps to tell us how to get here. Beautiful little streets to wander through with old traditional homes. They do not want pictures taken. There are signs posted. So amazing how they have remained through time. I would love to see inside...More