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Gion District in Kyoto is beyond amazing. This is the famous Geisha district where you can still see them walking around today. Food, Architecture, and Shopping...just the best place in all of Japan

Sentō-gosho Garden, Kyoto. Best time to visit to see the fall foliage is around mid October-mid November

京都・東山 Kyoto Higashiyama

The Higashiyama District along the lower slopes of Kyoto's eastern mountains is one of the city's best preserved historic districts. It is a great place to experience traditional old Kyoto, especially between Kiyomizudera and Yasaka Shrine, where the narrow lanes, wooden buildings and traditional merchant shops invoke a feeling of the old capital city.