Still reeling from the beauty of Arashiyama, we got several more gallons of beautiful tossed brutally into our faces. Sigh… you know, I might just transpose my diary entry over here, because I’m having a little case of writer’s block. 1,006 more words
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Good afternoon to this fine Sunday!
It’s been a really relaxing day for me so far. I’ve planned to do absolutely nothing and have managed to do that so far xD However, I thought that I’d better get on with some entries so this blog won’t be so abandoned. 2,396 more words
In the morning, we checked out of the hotel and found ourselves in the lobby with several youth baseball teams from Australia. I didn’t know that anyone even played baseball in Australia! 468 more words
This photo is taken by Kyle.
It is of Kiyomizu temple.
I posted about Kiyomizu temples light up before.
The high platform in top is famous and people who want to do something without worrying about the consequences say they will ‘take the plunge from the stage at Kiyomizu Temple.’ 21 more words
Kiyomizu-dera is a independent Buddhist temple that was founded in 778. We went as early as we could manage on a Saturday morning. We wandered around up the hill looking at shops and sampling Yatsuhashi 八つ橋, along the way, deciding to do souvenir shopping on the way down. 506 more words