Arashiyama: Bamboo Grove

Bamboo Grove

Today we woke up, ate some 680 yen breakfast at the Zen Cafe which is located beside K’s Hostel, then packed our belongings and head out to Piece Hostel. Both hostels are great, friendly staffs and located very close to the station. K’s has a homey feel while Piece is posh and modern. One thing that I did not really like about Piece was the shower is the kind that will turn off after a few minute and you have to keep pressing it. It’s kind of annoying, but not really a big deal. After checking into Piece Hostel, we rented 2 bikes at 500 yen each and rode around town.

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