Kyoto Sightseeing/Kimono【Tea Ceremony Experience KOTO】

Kyoto Sightseeing/Kimono【Tea Ceremony Experience KOTO】

Japanese sweets

We prepare Halal Japanese tea & sweets for Tea Ceremony!

We prepare Halal Japanese tea & sweets for Tea Ceremony!

According to the statistics, the number of Muslim tourists to Japan is gradually increasing. Now some Japanese tourist attractions start offering Halal food or ...

The harvest time in the tea ceremony!

The harvest time in the tea ceremony!

In October, we change the position of the tea utensils to Nakaoki style because it’s at the turn of the seasons. Japanese fresh sweets made of sugar, rice...

The festival for Bush clovers in Nashinoki shrine in Kyoto

The festival for Bush clovers in Nashinoki shrine in Kyoto

The festival for the bush clovers is the annual event in Nashinoki shrine next to the east of the imperial palace in Kyoto. It is held in the 4th weekend in Sep...

The way of tea “The moon” for September 15th.

The way of tea “The moon” for September 15th.

We Japanese love to watch the beautiful full moon in the middle of September every year. It is said that the most beautiful moon is on September 15th this year ...

The top quality summer sweets in Kyoto “a drop of cool water”

The top quality summer sweets in Kyoto “a drop of cool water”

Murasakino Gensui is the small Japanese sweet shop near the word office of Kita-ku (north of Kyoto city). It’s on the path I used to walk every day for 9 years ...

The specail sweets for Gion festival in Kyoto

The specail sweets for Gion festival in Kyoto

We had the second highlight called “Ato-matsuri” of Gion festival in Kyoto yesterday. It was the parade of floats (yama & hoko) to wish our sound health, wh...

Japanese sweets for summer! 

Japanese sweets for summer! 

It’s getting hotter and more humid in July in Kyoto. We can hear the sounds of Gion festival on the main street, Sanjo and Shijo. Hearing the sounds of the fest...

Walking through the loop made of straw, we can be healthy in the last half year!

Walking through the loop made of straw, we can be healthy in the last half year!

June 30th is the day to eat Minazuki made of sweet beans and rice cake! The annual event called “Nagoshinoharae” are held in many shrines in Kyoto. It’s for war...

The beautiful Japanese tea house in Shimogamo Kyoto, Ho-sen

The beautiful Japanese tea house in Shimogamo Kyoto, Ho-sen

I guess many of Japanese want to visit the tea house Ho-sen if they come to Kyoto. It’s not the house for tea ceremony, but like traditional café. A lot of peop...

Doraemon’s favorite sweets, Dorayaki in Japan

Doraemon’s favorite sweets, Dorayaki in Japan

Dorayaki is the popular pancake sweet beans are put like sandwiches. It is known as the favorite food of famous Japanese animation character, Doraemon.   I...

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