Spots in Kyoto Recommended by Ogata Lab Members

Pokémon Center Kyoto

📍 Japan, 〒600-8009 Kyoto, Shimogyo Ward, Kankobokocho, 78 京都経済センター SUINA室町2F

It is accessible by subway from the Conference Venue, and Ogaki Bookstore on the first floor of the building sells a few Kyoto souvenirs, and there are also restaurants such as sushi bars.

Kyoto International Manga Museum

📍 452 Kinbukicho, Nakagyo Ward, Kyoto, 604-0846, Japan

It is accessible by subway from the Conference Venue. A great place for Manga lovers!

Takaragaike Park

📍 8他 Kamitakano Nagaredacho, Sakyo Ward, Kyoto, 606-0938, JapanTakaragaike Park

The park is known for its scenic beauty. It is located very near to the venue. There is also a running track.

Convenience Store

Japanese convenience stores are very popular among foreign tourists. Visit one at least once during your stay in Japan! There are several near the venue.

Lawson - Osagi

FamilyMart Takaragaike

Sagano Romantic Train

📍 Sagatenryuji Kurumamichicho, Ukyo Ward, Kyoto, 616-8373, Japan

The Sagano Romantic train travels a leisurely, 25-minute route from Saga torokko station to Kameoka torokko Station, following the scenic beauty of the Hozukyo Ravine on its route.

Kyoto Station Building Graphical Illumination Plus

📍 901 Higashishiokojicho, Shimogyo Ward, Kyoto, 600-8216, Japan

Approximately 15,000 LEDs are encrusted on 125 of the 171 steps of the big staircase, which will be illuminated with splendid seasonal designs.

Restaurants in Kyoto Recommended by Ogata Lab Members


📍 Japan, 〒600-8216 Kyoto, Shimogyo Ward, Higashishiokojicho, 901, Kyoto Station Building, 10階

Did you know that Kyoto is also famous for its ramen? Kyoto-Ramen-Koji is definitely a great place for ramen lovers! It is accessible by subway from the Conference Venue.

Access: Kyoto Station Building 10th floor (Directly connected to JR Kyoto Station)


📍 757-2 Minamiiseyacho, Kamigyo Ward, Kyoto, 602-8153, Japan

"Menbaka" is a restaurant famous for its "Fire Ramen" that bursts into flames with great gusto. The restaurant is popular among foreign tourists and also offers a vegetarian menu.


📍 Japan, 〒606-8125 Kyoto, Sakyo Ward, Ichijoji Shimizucho, 8 S.Blvd. 一乗寺

This is a Japanese restaurant located along Shirakawa Street in Ichijoji, Sakyo Ward. For lunch, you can choose one of several main fish dishes (boiled fish, sashimi) and a few small side dishes for about 1,000 yen. (From TripAdvisor)

In the Green

📍 Japan, 〒606-0823 Kyoto, Sakyo Ward, Shimogamo Hangicho, 府立植物園北山門横

This is an Italian restaurant located in the Kyoto Botanical Garden. If Japanese food is not your thing, how about Italian food in Kyoto!


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