Travel: Noku Kyoto – the perfect base to explore Japan’s cultural capital
A boutique hotel a stone’s throw from the Imperial Palace in Kyoto, Japan, and 90 minutes by road from Osaka’s Kansai International Airport.
Just a minute’s walk from Marutamachi Station, the hotel is a great base for travelers keen to explore Japan’s cultural capital. Start next door at the Imperial Palace and Garden, once home to the emperor of Japan but now crawling with Pokémon hunters, and then stroll down to the Shimogamo Shrine and Nijo Castle, two of 17 “historic monuments of ancient Kyoto” listed as UNESCO World Heritage sites. Read more