Experience Kyoto: Accommodations

Kyoto is a city of many layers of Japanese culture accumulated through time. The cultural experience of the people in each historical layer can be found chronicled in every corner of the city. However, we cannot help but see that modern society's infatuation with technology and economic growth is causing the abrupt loss of these myriad memories ingrained within the city and its architecture. They are contained in fragile elements like paper, wood, and clay walls and their succession to future generations is by no means assured. We need to redevelop the mind-set and spirit with which to appreciate these qualities that make up the true nature of our culture. — Kinoshita Ryoichi, KJ 27    
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Accommodations

  Kyoto Machiya Stay Four cosy restored Kyoto townhouses, minimum 3-nights stay, east side of town. Iori Alex Kerr’s ten beautiful restored old Kyoto town houses, available for short or long stay, in centrally-located quiet back-street locations.