Masaki

Licensed Guide
(64) Reviews
US$ 49 Hourly rate
John John Australia ( Couple )
Excellent
2 years ago

“ Fantastic Two Days in Kyoto and Nara ”

Thanks Masaki (Mike) for a fantastic two days guiding us through Kyoto and Nara . You are very passionate about your job . We appreciate your thorough knowledge of Japanese history and have learnt much about your culture and now have a better understanding Buddhism and Shinto religions. Thank you for the photos you sent , we are not “selfie” people so it was good to have some shots of us together for a change .Also thank you for teaching us some Chi exercises whilst we had down time waiting for buses. We will continue to practice what you taught us. We highly recommend Mike as a guide , he is most professional, punctual and most of all flexible . We were able to see a number of sites that are not on the usual tourist trail . John and Roma , Perth Australia

Masaki:

Hi John and Roma, Thank you for sending a message. I'm very happy that you enjoyed Kyoto and Nara for two days. Yes, these cities are so called Japan's essence. For those who like history, they may be the best historical stage, no matter what country you come from. I think you had wonderful vacation here. Practice chi exercise every morning and night. Be a good meditator. See you again!

Private Tours

Walk Along The Emperor's Path In Ancient Nara

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(64) Reviews
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