December

Calligraphy Workshop

From 7pm to 8pm
500yen SHIKISHI paper included * Reservation needed

There is also a day which cannot do a workshop for the sake of a lecturer's convenience. Please understand.
For more details and reservation is to a front desk.

Calligraphy Experience

Calligraphy is a creative art form which attempts to express spiritual depth and beauty.

Kanji and kana characters written with brush and sumi.

Assisted by a volunteer instructor

Experience a touch of our culture during your stay!

This Is It! Japanese Taste - Miso Soup -

from 8pm-9pm @Lobby
1,000yen * Reservation needed

Miso Soup Tasting Day

Rice and Miso soup is the foundation of Japanese life. One cup of Miso soup is full of wisdom and is the heart of Japanese food. Food is life. Basic of Life.

You could get information how to make miso soup from basic process.
Our navigator is Mr. Jason who has been living in Kyoto for 13 years.

Let's make Miso soup and enjoy the night with us. Don't miss it!

Miso Soup Tasting Day

Hello! My name is Jason Davidson. I was born and raised in Minneapolis, a city in the Midwest of the United States. I have spent the last 10 years living and working in Kyoto, Japan. It is a great way to discover Japanese culture!

Sake Tasting Night

from 8pm-9pm @Lobby
1,000yen * Reservation needed

Sake Tasting Night

Japanese sake is becoming popular all over the world.
It is a very good opportunity to know and tasting sake.
Navigator Mr. Davidson takes us to the unknown sake world and gives us ideas how to enjoy tasting sake. Don't miss it!

Sake Tasting Night

Hello! My name is Jason Davidson. I was born and raised in Minneapolis, a city in the Midwest of the United States. I have spent the last 10 years living and working in Kyoto, Japan. Actually, I live in an area called Fushimi, which is located in the southern part of Kyoto. It is famous for Japanese Sake! I was introduced to sake about 5 years ago when I participated in a sake brewery visit. I have been enjoying it ever since. It is a great way to discover Japanese culture. Oh, it also tastes delicious! Kampai!

Christmas Party at Sakura Ryokan

6pm- @Sakura Ryokan Lobby 1,000yen

Christmas Party at Sakura Ryokan

Sakura ryokan is the place where we can celebrate cozy party in during your travel!

Please bring something small present for exchange with other guests in party.

Rakugo at Sakura Ryokan

There are Japanese traditional story telling (Rakugo) time, games, exchange present time with special meal & sweets!! Let’s have a fun Christmas night with us in sakura ryokan.

You can meet unique Japanese santa claus!

Reservation is required.
We are looking forward to reservation from you!!

Sake Tasting Night with Ayuko Yamaguchi

from 8pm-9pm @Lobby
1,000yen * Reservation needed

Sake Tasting Night Ayuko Yamaguchi

Ayuko Yamaguchi

A government certified English tour guide. Chief Coordinator in "DeepestKyotoTour". http://deepestkyototour.com/