Judith Clancy

Judith Clancy has lived in Kyoto since 1970, writing and teaching about Japanese culture. Her books describe the many traditions of Kyoto, including music, tea ceremony, and ikebana, and she acts as a guide and interpreter for groups and workshops.

She is also the author of Kyoto Machiya Restaurant Guide, Kyoto Gardens, Kyoto: City of Zen, and The Alluring World of Geiko and Maiko. She lives in a 120-year-old converted weaving studio in Nishijin, Kyoto's weaving and dyeing district.

 

 

Titles by Author

Exploring Kyoto

Exploring Kyoto

by Judith Clancy

The Japan travel classic and cultural guide gets you wandering from downtown quarters to remote mountaintop temples....

Kyoto Machiya Restaurant Guide

Kyoto Machiya Restaurant Guide

by Judith Clancy

Enjoy delicious Japanese food in some of Kyoto's most tucked-away and spectacular townhouses.

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