I’ve lived in Kyoto
I speak English, Spanish and some Japanese
I am Industrial Designer
Hey there, I'm Maria, your friendly local host in Kyoto! What I adore most about Kyoto is its enchanting blend of tradition and nature. The city's nestled amidst mountains, and there's nothing like spending a day exploring lush landscapes and charming shrines. I'm your go-to guru for Downtown Kyoto, Arashiyama, Higashiyama, Kifune, and Kurama neighborhoods. Kamogawa and its surroundings hold a special place in my heart, and it's always my top recommendation for friends visiting Kyoto. I know all the best spots to enjoy Kyoto's culinary delights. Whether it's karaoke, izakayas, or clubs, I've got the inside scoop. And if shopping for unique souvenirs is your thing, Kyoto's treasures are waiting for you. So, let's make your Kyoto adventure unforgettable together. Join me for a day filled with laughter, exploration, and incredible memories!