385 Free LAN Wireless Internet Access PointsKyoto City Prepares for Tourists10 May 2013 - Sightseeing/Events
Kyoto City has prepared "KYOTO Wi-Fi," free LAN wireless Internet access points in the city at 385 spots around bus stops, subway stations and convenience stores, for the purpose of enabling tourists to easily get sightseeing information.
"KYOTO Wi-Fi" is available in the bus terminals at JR Kyoto Station and Shijo-Kawaramachi, three subway stations, Kyoto, Gojo and Shijo Stations, on the Karasuma Line, 78 Seven-Eleven stores and other locations.
"KYOTO Wi-Fi" can be used by getting the "guest code" after sending an e-mail or reading the QR code on stickers posted on the signs. The city government plans to increase the access points, saying, "We aim to create an environment where tourists can get information freely and comfortably."(translated by Galileo, Inc.)