This book shop is now closed (June 2009) as the company has gone out of business.
One of Kyoto's best outlets for English-language books on Japan is Random Walk on Teramachi in the arcade section of the street. The shop has a wide selection of English translations of Japanese literature, Japan history, guide books and books on Japanese culture. Upstairs are magazines and manga.
Teramachi Takoyakushi-sagaru 273
Tel: 075 256 8231; Fax 075 256 8234
Hours: 10am-8.30pm daily
Saturday, July 05, 2008
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