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From the Archives: City of Peace — Historic Kyoto, Tourists’, Photographers’ Paradise

Stars and Stripes 05 Jul 2024
KYOTO — Kyoto — the city of peace — is a haven for tourists and a paradise for photographers. The capital of Japan from 794 A.D. to 1868, Kyoto is dotted with 1,400 temples and shrines — almost a third of those in the entire nation.
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Memeland Brings Meme Culture to Japan at IVS Crypto 2024 Kyoto

CryptoPotato 04 Jul 2024
Memeland at IVS Crypto 2024 Kyoto. Memeland’s participation at IVS Crypto 2024 Kyoto aligns with its next expansion into the Japanese market, capitalizing on Japan Blockchain Week’s extensive reach, expected to attract over 50,000 participants.
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Tourist tax: Crowd control at Japan's Mount Fuji as hiking season begins

Gulf News 01 Jul 2024
Mount Fuji ... "I'm trying to err on the side of caution ... Overtourism issues have been reported elsewhere in Japan, including in the country's ancient capital of Kyoto, where locals have complained of tourists harassing the city's famed geisha. .
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Crowd control at Japan's Mount Fuji as hiking season begins

Gulf Today 01 Jul 2024
Climbers walk on Fuji Yoshidaguchi Trail (Yoshida Route). AFP ... AFP ... "I love mountains ... I accept it," she said ... Similar woes have befallen the country's ancient capital of Kyoto, where locals have complained of tourists harassing the city's famed geisha ... .
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Japan travel update: Mount Fuji introduces online reservations to manage summer crowds as hiking season begins

Hindustan Times 01 Jul 2024
Japan travel update ... "I love mountains. I think it is not giving me permission this time, that's OK ... Similar woes have befallen the country's ancient capital of Kyoto, where locals have complained of tourists harassing the city's famed geisha ... ....
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Pritzker prize-winning Japan architect Fumihiko Maki dies at 95

Kyodo 12 Jun 2024
He was 95. Fumihiko Maki. (Kyodo) ... Among his other works are the Spiral cultural complex in Tokyo's Aoyama area, the vast Makuhari Messe convention center just outside the capital in Chiba Prefecture and the National Museum of Modern Art, Kyoto ... (Kyodo).
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Tourists in Japan trapped in out-of-service bus resort to calling police

The Peninsula 11 Jun 2024
The mishap occurred in the ancient capital of Kyoto last week after the duo hopped onto the bus not realising it was out of service, according to operator West Japan JR Bus Company ... Kyoto.
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Japan likes tourists, just not this many

West Hawaii Today 10 Jun 2024
On june 6, busloads of tourists begin their visit to Kyoto, Japan ... Popular sites in cities like Kyoto, Japan’s ancient royal capital, feel increasingly unmanageable ... “It’s not Kyoto anymore.”.
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Japan town Fujikawaguchiko replaces tourist barrier amid Mount Fuji photo frenzy

Hindustan Times 31 May 2024
Mt ... (Photo by Kyodo News via AP) ... Unlock exclusive access to the latest news on India's general elections, only on the HT App ... In Japan's ancient capital of Kyoto, locals have complained of tourists harassing the city's famed geisha ... Explore now! ... ....
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Luxury hotel room veranda home to baby flying squirrels

Asahi News 30 May 2024
KYOTO--A family ... On April 29, soon after Keisuke Hitomi, 54, became the manager of The Prince Kyoto Takaragaike, he made the rounds of the rooms in the hotel located in the ancient capital’s Sakyo Ward.
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Holes quickly poked in Japanese town’s Mount Fuji view-blocking mesh

Sandhills Express 30 May 2024
Makoto Kimura/AP ... It is dangerous, and they leave trash and cigarette butts everywhere.” ... Fuji is standing on top of a convenience store Lawson ... In Japan’s ancient capital of Kyoto, locals have complained of tourists harassing the city’s famed geisha ... .
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Holes poked in Mount Fuji barrier, Japanese town says

RTE 28 May 2024
"It's about manners ... "I tried to put a camera up to one of the holes ... Tourists pose outside a Lawson shop with Mount Fuji in the background ... In Japan's ancient capital of Kyoto, locals have complained of tourists harassing the city's famed geisha ... .
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Holes poked in Mount Fuji barrier, Japan town says

Gulf News 28 May 2024
Get exclusive content with Gulf News WhatsApp channel ... "It's about manners ... "I tried to put a camera up to one of the holes ... In Japan's ancient capital of Kyoto, locals have complained of tourists harassing the city's famed geisha ... .
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Curtains come down on Mt Fuji view for Japan's tourists

China Daily 22 May 2024
"I'm really happy that foreigners are coming to our town," said Kikue Katsumata, 73, a lifelong resident of Fujikawaguchiko ... In Japan's ancient capital Kyoto, locals have complained of tourists harassing the city's famed geisha ... Agencies via Xinhua. .
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Is this the world

The Daily Mail 21 May 2024
In the 12th century, a tranquil garden was built for a samurai in Kyoto, Japan’s ancient former capital. Today, the same garden is home to Four Seasons Hotel Kyoto, a sumptuous retreat that offers a window into a bygone era of Japan.

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