Posts Tagged ‘Nishiki Market

Kyoto Aritsugu Knife Brand Article for Travel Magazine Afisha Mir

Kyoto Aritsugu Knife Brand Article for Travel Magazine Afisha Mir

Kyoto photographer Kosuke Okuda and I teamed up to do an article for the Russian travel magazine Afisha Mir (Афиша-Мир). I just got a PDF of the article — hot off the server! In the article I introduced the long history of Aritsugu which was founded in 1560. Aritsugu is one of the most famous …

Alternative to Tokyo Tsukiji Fish Market: Kyoto Wholesale Food Market

Alternative to Tokyo Tsukiji Fish Market: Kyoto Wholesale Food Market

For most tourists that visit Japan, the Tsukiji fish market in Tokyo is high on their list of places to go and experience. Tsukiji is indeed excellent but it is getting harder and harder experience as parts are now closed to the public. The ‘undiscovered’ Kyoto Central Wholesale Food Market is a great alternative to …

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