Hi, I’m Rika


Hi, I’m Rika

I’ve lived in Kyoto for 8 years

I speak English

I am School Teacher


Hey there! I'm Rika, your friendly local host here in Kyoto. One of my favorite pastimes is strolling through Kyoto's charming streets, and popping into cozy cafes along the way. There's something magical about sipping a cup of tea while soaking in the city's atmosphere. And let's not forget about the food! I absolutely love indulging in Kyoto's exquisite culinary delights, from savory dishes to heavenly sweets. Navigating through the city's neighborhoods is like second nature to me. Whether you're seeking hidden gems or popular landmarks, I've got you covered. So, let's embark on an unforgettable journey through Kyoto together. Whether it's exploring historic temples or enjoying delicious treats, I'll ensure your time here is nothing short of extraordinary. See you soon!

My knowledge & interests

Street food Local cuisine Desserts Unique & unusual foods Street photography Portrait photography Handicrafts & souvenirs Lifestyle culture Rituals & ceremonial customs Gourmet food

Experiences I love to host