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Teradaya, Kyoto
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Step into the 18th century at Teradaya, the site of bloody battles and pro-imperial loyalist plots. During the mid-19th century, samurai Sakamoto Ryoma (who went on to dramatically change the course of Japanese history) was a patron of this establishment, and began plotting to seize the imperial palace here. In this well-preserved tavern, you can examine artifacts relating to this famous historical figure, and also see the reconstructed room where he and his friend Miyoshi Shinzo made their dramatic stand against 20 Bakufu patrolmen. Keep your eye out for a sword cut in one of the wooden pillars, a 150-year-old scar from the fracas. Use our Kyoto itinerary maker to arrange your visit to Teradaya and other attractions in Kyoto.
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  • Is shopping on the way to shutter Street's feeling kinda lonely. Is rebuilding and the appearance can be beheld enough.
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  • As the teradaya incident attacked ryoma Sakamoto is too famous. I visited on a Saturday afternoon there tourist traffic all the time. Is reproduced for the indebted building was destroyed by time, can see the hotel at an additional charge. You can see in the garden beside reason haiku and monument staff.
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  • Teradaya teradaya incident is famous, is a figure of the old leave. For Sakamoto ryoma likes mast site. You can feel breathing at that time is different but I unfortunately still around in and know about ryoma's flesh and blood. It is the place you want to visit, if you visited the Kyoto Fushimi. Admission fee is worth the 10 minutes.
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