There’s never a bad time to visit Japan’s former capital, but May is an especially good time.
These adorable sweets have been meticulously handcrafted by a centuries-old confectionery retailer in Kyoto.
The anime-loving skater thrills everyone off the ice as she walks the streets of Kyoto in traditional attire.
Meteorite Curry and Amethyst Panna Cotta are just two of the elegant and educational foods at Usaginonedoko.
This “salamander” swims in a bowl of tasty broth with white tapioca “eggs”.
Turns out the controversial posters aren’t quite as nationalistic as their creators likely intended them to be.
Mysterious posters draw concerned comments about the insensitive mentality of their anonymous creators.
Centuries-old textile-making techniques are part of this stylish anime wallet.
Fire ramen has the potential to singe your eyebrows but that’s all part of the appeal.
Two strangers came together over the theme song from an 80s film starring David Bowie.
The well-known duo take us on a spectacular journey to some of Japan’s most famous sites, complete with some gorgeous Sailor Moon cosplay.
Taxis in Japan’s most refined city seek to minimize unpleasant, awkward conversations.
Set to go into service next year carrying passengers from downtown Kyoto to Buddhist mountain temples.
From beer bottles to Pokémon and short-skirted anime girls, these Japanese students know how to celebrate their last day at university.
New tool allows Kyoto police to be at the scene of the crime before the crime even occurs.
Photographer captures Kyoto, and many other places in Japan, perfectly.
For the second year in a row, this chain of Kyoto butcher shops is offering a bittersweet deal to those whose dreams were dashed.
Were the expectations for Japanese English teachers to high…two high…too high?
Zuishinin Temple is there for women who say one lifetime together is enough.
We’ve had our expectation betrayed by “matcha” foods before, but what happens when we try this instant curry from Kyoto?