Kyoto Pocket Precincts A Pocket Guide to the City's Best Cultural Hangouts, Shops, Bars and Eateries


Steeped in history, tradition and beauty, Kyoto reflects the changing of the seasons more than any other city in the world. There are 2000 temples and shrines to visit, the intricate culture of Geisha, tea houses, Zen gardens, and artisan crafts that are just as important today as they were a thousand years ago. There are beautiful restaurants in centuries-old houses, but also some of the best street food in the world. In this pocket-size travel guide, seasoned travellers Steve and Michelle offer a curated list of the very best cultural, shopping, eating and drinking experiences in Kyoto. There are also a selection of 'field trips' that encourage you to venture outside the city, and a fold-out map to read more

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ISBN:

9781741175172

Format:

Paperback

Pages:

184

Dimensions:

18cm x 13cm

Weight:

260g

RRP:

$19.99

Category:

Guides

Series:

Pocket Precincts

Publisher:

Hardie Grant Travel

Published:

01 March 2017

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Michelle Mackintosh

Michelle Mackintosh is a book designer and illustrator with a passion for mixing up the discarded with the new, collaging vintage, cute and modern aesthetics into something totally unique. She has designed dozens of books on a wide range of topics, from cookbooks and craft to city guides and diaries. She has illustrated six books written by her husband Steve Wide, and has worked on books for authors as diverse as Beci Orpin, Antonia Kidman,

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Steve Wide

Steve Wide is a passionate writer and DJ, who hosts a breakfast radio show.He is based in Melbourne, Australia.