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Shijo Dori

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Beautiful city but like the rest of Japan, very expensive. Wanted to go shopping so we were... read more

Reviewed 6 September 2018
Sonja R
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One of the main roads and shopping centers of Kyoto

A main road in Kyoto, modern buildings, shopping center with many department stores as well as nice... read more

Reviewed 5 November 2017
Gidons51
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6 Sep 2018
“Buzzing”
5 Nov 2017
“One of the main roads and shopping centers of Kyoto ”
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Shijo Dori is a great place to spend a shopping day. Situated here are the large Department Stores and on the other side of the street is Teramachi and Shin Kyogoku Shopping Arcades, these arcades are brilliant, quirky and fun, well worth a stroll. There...More

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Reviewed 6 September 2018 via mobile

Beautiful city but like the rest of Japan, very expensive. Wanted to go shopping so we were pointed into the direction of the department stores. Phew, so expensive. The next day we asked where we could find more inexpensive shops to buy souvenirs etc. Unfortunately,...More

Thank Sonja R
Reviewed 30 June 2018

Exploring along one of the busy street of Kyoto. 四条通 Shijō-dōri. Crossing the bridge of Kamogawa river and heading to 先斗町Pontochō alley. Street performer, shopping malls, people in kimono and many more eateries and cafe.

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Reviewed 18 April 2018 via mobile

This is the main street of Gion area with hundreds of small shops on each side. More commercialised and modern shops, compared to what you'll want to see in kyoto

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Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

A main road in Kyoto, modern buildings, shopping center with many department stores as well as nice small boutiques . Centrally located near the Nishiki market .

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Reviewed 13 August 2017

This is a shopping street in heart of Kyoto. The street covered by awnings on both sides making it a very nice stroll even if it is raining or very hot. The street has everything from high end shopping to restaurants. There is something for...More

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Reviewed 14 June 2017

I took the subway from Kyoto station to Shijo Station I was there in the evening, it was heavy with activity, well dressed people shopping or dining at the many restaurants. A red Shrine sits at the end of the Avenue, named Yasaka. I found...More

Thank Veronica660
Reviewed 24 May 2017

This is one fabulous street. From the Karasuma subway station running toward the river, it is a shopping paradise and window shopping also. The best part of the street, is the fact that the sidewalks are covered, so you can walk and not worry about...More

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