Kyoto 2014 Spring Illumination Event List & Calender

March 14th - 23rd: Hanatoro Illumination in Higashiyama. This is one of the biggest illumination events in Kyoto. Streets in Higashiyama Area will be lit up beautifully with flower arrangement displays created by Ikenobo group. Please check "Hanatoro: March's Best Illumination Event in Kyoto" for details.  [googlemaps https://maps.google.com/maps/embed?pb=!1m14!1m8!1m3!1d3268.1222409351885!2d135.778529!3d35.003645!3m2!1i1024!2i768!4f13.1!3m3!1m2!1s0x60010879a010eca9%3A0xc77ac89d5a241ae9!2z5YWr5Z2C56We56S-!5e0!3m2!1sja!2sjp!4v1394335867969&w=400&h=300] Place: Higashiyama…

Event Calender in Kyoto – July 2013

July 1st - 31st (mainly from 14th - 17th) : Gion Festival. Place: Town area Fee: Free For details, please check "Japan’s Biggest Festival: Kyoto Gion Festival". July 1st - August 15th: Kifune Shrine's Illmination Event. Place: Kifune Shrine. The nearest station is Kibuneguchi (Eizan Line). Fee: Free July 6th…

One Day Plan in Kyoto

"I can spend only 7 hours in Kyoto." I hope you don't have to deal with that situation, because there are simply too many things to see. But in case you are here for a conference or one day excursion, I'd like to give you a perfect plan. I'm going…