Walking among bamboo is completely different than walking among deciduous or coniferous trees. The light filters through and the slender canes of bamboo draw your eyes skyward. Beautiful and awe inspiring.
Hidden Inn is a two bedroom townhouse vacation rental in the Gion district of Kyoto. It is furnished western style with lots of modern conveniences. The webiste describes the place well: www.hidden-inn.com.
The Togetsu-kyo Bridge has been a landmark in Western Kyoto's Arashiyama District for over four hundred years. The wooden bridge spans the Katsura River in front of Arashiyama Mountain. There area has lots of little shops and restaurants and is close to the Tenryuji temple and the bamboo...more
This narrow street with its distinctive sidewalk tiles crams a multitude of bars and restaurants onto either side. The river side places usually have great views. Places are open late and many were open on New Year's Day.