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Kiyamachi Dori

  Jun 24th, 2012

Kiyamachi Dori in Kyoto is one of the well known streets in Kyoto city. The Takase river which was built in the 1600’s to transport materials and goods between Kyoto and Osaka runs along the street.

One of the well known, distinctive streets in Kyoto city

One of the well known, distinctive streets in Kyoto city

The Takase river with Sakura is a great place to take photos

The Takase river with Sakura is a great place to take photos

Restaurants looking onto the Takase river

Restaurants looking onto the Takase river

There are so many tiny bridges crossing the river

There are so many tiny bridges crossing the river

Contrasts

Contrasts

The trees seem to be protecting the river, giving it some nice shade

The trees seem to be protecting the river, giving it some nice shade

I like the sunshine coming through the gates here

I like the sunshine coming through the gates here

Modern buildings blended with nature

Modern buildings blended with nature

A popular place for lunch or dinner

A popular place for lunch or dinner

A nice casual walk

A nice casual walk

The river contrasts the sakura nicely

The river contrasts the sakura nicely

Sakura

Sakura

More sakura

More sakura

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