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There's no escaping the fact that Kyoto is Japan’s most touristy city, with the ancient capital’s dizzying selection of temples and treasures attracting travellers throughout the year. It’s also notoriously hard to navigate, so first-time visitors often stick to the beaten path and miss out on seeing something a little different. That’s where we can help: here’s our guide to the city’s quirkier side.
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