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Kyoto: My Favorite City

Travel Period: November 2016

Kyoto is one of my favorite places ever! It’s such a beautiful ancient city. Kyoto’s most picturesque sites are the numerous temples and shrines showcasing Japan’s rich traditions and culture, which I think were carefully preserved amidst its fast modernization. 793 more words

Sweet Escape to: Kyoto, Japan

December 09 , 2016

So next stop after Universal Studio Japan day 3 is let’s get lost in Kyoto! From shin-osaka station we ride a Rapid express train (which means train stops at few stations) bound to Kyoto around 8 am. 469 more words


Kinkaku-ji: The Golden Pavillion

At the very beginning of July I took a look at the beautiful weather outside and I decided that I needed to get out of the house and do something. 244 more words


Kinkaku-ji and Ginkaku-ji, Kyoto

If you’ve been to Kyoto, chances are that you’ve been to Kinkaku-ji (金閣寺). It is one of most visited places in the ancient capital of Japan. 208 more words


Destination of the Week: Kinkaku-ji

There is a Buddhist temple in Japan that is a must-see destination… another one of those places that you’ll commonly find photos of in many travel materials that you will come across. 795 more words

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