Hi, I’m Leo


Hi, I’m Leo

I’ve lived in Kyoto for 39 years

I speak English, Japanese and some Korean

I am Guesthouse Manager


Hey there, I'm Leo, your friendly neighborhood host here in Kyoto! Kyoto is a city where tradition and modernity come together in perfect harmony. It's like walking through history while experiencing all the comforts of the present. One of my favorite pastimes in Kyoto is relaxing at my go-to spots, soaking in the serene beauty that surrounds us. There's something truly magical about finding a peaceful hangout in the middle of a bustling city. When it comes to food, Kyoto is an absolute paradise. From savory street snacks to elegant kaiseki dining, this city has it all. I can take you to some hidden gems that serve up the most mouthwatering dishes you've ever tasted. So, if you're looking for a friend to show you the best of Kyoto, look no further. Let's embark on an adventure together and discover the heart and soul of this global city.

My knowledge & interests

Street food Local cuisine Desserts Food markets Fine dining Theater Cinema Parks Gardens Wildlife Hikes Economic history Architectural history Cityscape photography Modern architecture Classical architecture Third wave coffee Department stores Street markets Traditional culture Popular culture Religious customs Lifestyle culture Vegetarian food Vegan food Pop music Rock music R&B

Experiences I love to host