Continuation from What I did in Nikko

I met up with Junko-san from Japan Tourism Board before setting for my Kyoto adventure. She helped me plan my adventure – where to go and what to visit. 

My first stop was Mission Gion located off the main street of Shijo Street.

At rental kimono Mission Gion, I enjoyed the full service with my hair done.
At rental kimono Mission Gion, I enjoyed the full service with my hair done.

Here is the final product. I am so happy with it!

Strolling around a full-on #kimono in #Kyoto. I am very honoured to be the first customer at @mission.gion @…

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The lady who wrapped me in layers and tied me with many ribbons. Took her about 30-40 mins.

#selfie with the amazing lady who wrapped me in 3 layers for the #kimono. ?? #janiqueeltravels

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Just walked straight from a love stone to another. #janiqueeltravels

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Welcome to my humble abode. ??? I miss #Kyoto already. #janiqueeltravels A photo posted by Janice Leong (@janiqueel) on

My backyard. ?? I will come back again #Kyoto! #janiqueeltravels A photo posted by Janice Leong (@janiqueel) on

After Kiyomizu Temple, we went to Arashiyama Bamboo Forest.  

The geisha wants to ride on the rickshaw
The geisha wants to ride on the rickshaw
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Arashiyama Bamboo Forest. Green and relaxing.

I ended my Kyoto adventure with dinner at Kyo-Shikian located at Ponyocho-dori Street.

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Probably the best yakitori I ever had

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That’s all for my Japan adventure. Thanks for reading!

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