Shijo Karasuma crossing around
Dec 16, 2017
From Kawaramachi Shijo to Shijo Karasuma is the downtown area of Kyoto City, and since there are many banks and securities companies around Shijyo Karasuma, it can be said that it is the financial and business center of Kyoto (there was the Kyoto Stock Exchange).
Shijyo-dori is a shopping district that follows from Kawaramachi-dori. There are department stores such as Kyoto Daimaru, a high brand store such as Louis Vuitton, lifestyle & fashion building such as Laque and Kon Karasuma. It is an area popular as a shopping area.