京都の文化

Culture of Kyoto

What does “Small torii hanging on the wall” on the street mean?

Hello, I am Mametako(まめたこ) who works at hotel in Kyoto. I will tell you about "Small Torii(Red-gate,鳥居) hanging on the...
Culture of Kyoto

Some stones and bamboos in Kyoto indicate that you should not enter.

Hello, I am Mametako(まめたこ) who works at hotel in Kyoto. I will tell you about "Stone" and "Bamboo" which you will see ...
Culture of Kyoto

What is Kyoto Gion’s poetic style “Fukudama”? Maiko attends “kiritoshi-shinshindo”

10 more days to go this year. The workplace returned to Gion this month. "Fukudama" I was curious a while ago. Thi...
Culture of Kyoto

I want to recommend it to 2019(Year of boar)! Temple of a boar in Gion!

Next year is the year of boar! There is a temple that is perfect for the year of boar in Kyoto, Gion. Speaking of ...
Culture of Kyoto

Kyoto cooking exhibition 2018 in Miyako Messe

Yesterday, Kyoto cooking exhibition 2018  was held on Miyako Messe on December 14th. It is an event like this. The...
Culture of Kyoto

Next year’s zodiac is a boar. Goou shrine is a boar shrine. Real boars as well

Next year's zodiac is a boar. How about a New Year's visit to the Goou shrine? a shrine of boar "Goou shrine" The G...