When You Arrive Late in Kyoto’s Arashiyama Bamboo Grove

There are many awesome sightseeing opportunities in Kyoto and one of those is the Arashiyama Bamboo Grove. We decided to add this to our itinerary after seeing the beautiful pictures, but, as we quickly found out, expectations do not always match reality — if you will not arrive there VERY early. We were supposed to […]

Kimono Rental Experience in Kyoto with Saganokan Shijo Shop

Disclaimer: This Kimono experience in Kyoto was provided as a free sample by JAPANiCAN. No part of this blog post/review is influenced. All opinions are honest and our own. If you have visited Japan or are currently living in Japan, you might notice that there are a number of ladies in a kimono or yukata […]

Izakaya Cooking Class in Kyoto? Our Review of Cooking Sun

Disclaimer: This Cooking class experience in Kyoto was provided as a free sample by JAPANiCAN. No part of this blog post/review is influenced. All opinions are honest and our own. Looking for things to add to our itinerary during our trip to Kyoto, we were looking for things a little outside the ordinary ‘go here,’ […]