Pontocho, Kyoto


6849675-Pontocho_District-KyotoPontocho is the most centrally located of Kyoto’s Hanamachi, or geisha districts. Pontocho has a thriving nightlife area which attracts both Japanese and Westerners alike. Similar to Gion, the traditional houses are well preserved, giving visitors a glimpse of the past. While the area has many¬† restaurants, geisha tea houses,¬† it also has many Western-style restaurants and pubs.

10. January 2014 by Joey
Categories: Uncategorized | Leave a comment