After my friends got over the initial shock of “you’re moving half way across the world?!!!“, that gave way to “omg, I’m coming to visit you in Japan” 772 more words
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The famous golden pavilion in northern Kyoto.
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Kyoto once served as the capital of Japan until 1868 when Tokugawa Shogunate ended and imperial rule was restored. Tokyo then became the capital. Kyoto has a rich history and still showcases much of what traditional Japan is all about through its amazing architecture, temples, and impressive Gion district. 66 more words