Hi, I’m Chaula


Hi, I’m Chaula

I’ve lived in Kyoto for 2 years

I speak English, Indonesian and some Japanese

I am Student


Hey there, I'm Chaula Rininta, your friendly local host in Kyoto. I'm here to ensure your experience in this captivating city is nothing short of amazing. What I love most about Kyoto is its calm and serene environment, which allows me to embrace a slow-paced life while indulging in my passion for writing. As a self-proclaimed coffee aficionado, I take great pleasure in exploring the diverse array of coffee shops and cafes that Kyoto has to offer. With each visit, I uncover new hidden gems that I haven't experienced before. And let's not forget the countless shrines and temples that I've explored, allowing me to discern which ones are truly worth a visit! Whether you seek a tranquil coffee experience, a nature-filled escape, or the exploration of Kyoto's spiritual heritage, I'm here to guide you with a friendly smile and insider knowledge. Let's create lasting memories in this remarkable city!

My knowledge & interests

Hosts graduation Graduate School of International Relations
Street food Local cuisine Desserts Parks Gardens Scenic routes Political history Social history Religious history Cityscape photography Street photography Modern architecture Third wave coffee Department stores Vintage shops Street markets Popular culture Religious customs Lifestyle culture Alternative or underground culture Contemporary art Thrift stores Second-hand markets Bookstores Music stores Food photography Night photography Pop music Jazz music R&B Indie music

Experiences I love to host