Kyoto was the capital of Japan more than one thousand years and was started as Japan's capital under the name "Heian-kyo" from 8th century. There are a lot of historical buildings. Thirtheen temples, three shrines, and one castle are selected as UNESCO's World Heritage Sites. The full list can be found here. Kyoto has a lot of attractions such as Arashiyama Fushimi Inari Shrine, Maiko, and etc. Please visit the following websites for more information.