I’ve lived in Kyoto for 13 years
I speak English, Russian and some Japanese
I am Tour Guide
Hey there, I'm Arina, your local host in enchanting Kyoto! One of the things that lights up my soul is how Kyoto effortlessly blends its history and culture into the modern world. As I stroll through neighborhoods like Higashiyama, Gion, and Fushimi, I'm in awe of how every corner holds a hidden gem waiting to be discovered. And let's not forget the elegance of wearing a kimono and wandering through serene gardens. I'm your go-to for insights into Kyoto's geisha culture and tea ceremonies. And when it comes to local festivals, I've got you covered. So, if you're ready to experience Kyoto through the eyes of someone who's captivated by its traditional heart its innovative spirit, I'm here to share the magic with you. Let's explore, learn, and be amazed together in this city that holds endless wonders.