Kyomachiya

WAK Japan

WAK Japan Office, a “Kyoto-based company providing foreign tourists to Japan with various hands-on culture experiences such as tea ceremony, flower arrangement, cooking, wearing kimono, home visits, etc” (quoted from their website http://www.wakjapan.com/).

Machiya Kitano

Machiya near Kitano Tenmangu Shrine

A machiya near Kitano-Tenmangu entrance, houses three different shops: a textile shop, a restaurant, and a studio.

Antique Store

Antique shop

A row of machiyas near the junction of Takakura Dori, Tenshucho.

Hinode Villa

Hinode Villa

Old inn in Sanjo Dori, 日昇別荘 (Sunrise Villa) that was build in Edo Era.

Shima Store

A machiya at Oike Dori, surrounded by tall building

嶋臺絲店 (don’t know how to read this Kanji; can anybody help?). An old shop (drugstore?) in Oike Dori, near Karasuma Oike junction. A Designated National Cultural Property, according to this link http://bunka.nii.ac.jp/SearchDetail.do?heritageId=141411&imageNum=0

Fan Shop

An old fan shop at Sanjo Dori

An old fan shop (?) near Sanjo Dori.

Kushikura

Kushikura Yakitori Restaurant

Kushi Kura Restaurant. Famous for their Yakitori (Chicken-on-skewer). Highly recommended on Frommers http://www.frommers.com/destinations/kyoto/D54282.html. Read a review here: http://akueats.com/kushi-kura-in-kyoto-tonys-look.asp

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