Experience Kyoto, Ancient Capital of Japan
Kyoto carries an air of tradition to it that no other city in Japan can match. With vast abundance of temples, variety of foods, Uji matcha, and geisha culture, Kyoto has become the must-visit destination when visiting Japan.
This month, let's dive deep into Kyoto's history, culture, and food scenes!
Where is Kyoto?
Kyoto sits in the Kansai region, and used to serve as the capital of Japan for over thousand year. Within the city one can find a seemingly endless assortment of temples, shrines and other historic venues, reminders of how historic Kyoto has been.
History & Culture
Kyoto was one of the few cities in Japan not firebombed by the United States during World War II, preserving ancient structures that in other metropolises vanished overnight.
Owing to this, Kyoto allows anyone the chance to see historical Japan such as over 2000 religious places, Arashiyama, the Gion and geisha quarters, and the canals that line some of the older streets.
Uji matcha is a name for all matcha produced from Uji, Kyoto. Since ancient time, Uji matcha is seen as high-quality and is often presented to the Imperial Family... (continue)
Uji Matcha Delicacies
Our Kyoto May Boxes
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