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Kinkaku-ji , The Golden Temple

There is rarely a comparable place in Japan to be found, a place that will captivate its visitor in such a unique and astonishing way. The perfectly kept garden, the golden temple itself, the surrounding grounds and also its location at the small, peaceful lake… 397 more words


Kyoto, Japan: Two Years and Counting

I would tell my husband not to buy me stuff for anniversaries. Instead, I would like him to bring me somewhere we’ve never been before. It’s always nice to experience something together for the first time. 1,242 more words


Golden Week Adventures: To Kyoto!

It’s been awhile everyone! Yes, I know, sorry. I should’ve put out a post before I left on vacation, but I had literally NO TIME. From the second I posted my last article to now has been just non-stop, can’t stop, all the things!!! 1,413 more words

Travels In Japan

Day trip to Kyoto(2)-Ginjkaku-Ji and Kinkaku-ji(+a bit of Fushimi Inari)

Before I talk about those two confusing name temples, I want to talk about one of the most special and unique foods in Kyoto.

After my sister and I finished touring Kiyomizu-dera, we headed to Gion to look for lunch place. 1,248 more words


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. 907 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