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Day 9 - Blue skies, vermilion and green

Our pre-booked visit to Kyoto Imperial Palace was first on our agenda this morning.  We set off for our second day in Kyoto with the sun shining and sky blue. 276 more words


The Wonders of Japan.

Japan is a delightful blend of modern and traditional with a rich culture, stunning natural wonders, unique architecture, delicious cuisine and friendly welcoming people. Still relatively little visited by British travellers, it offers an amazing wealth of experiences. 603 more words

Lonely Sakura at Dohisha University

Many beautiful cherry trees are planted in popular tourist spots in Kyoto. However, some pretty ones can also be found in private locations. I particularly love the Sakura tree planted in front of my old office at the Murata R&D building. 28 more words


Japan - Video Compilation

Music used without permission:
Birds of Tokyo – Lanterns


Kyoto Imperial Palace

Kyoto Imperial Palace is the imperial family-related facilities in Kyoto.
Since the 14th century, until 1869,
Emperors is living in there and it was a place where hold a ceremony and public service. 115 more words

Traces Of Historical Events

Japan - Kyoto - Imperial Palace

The Imperial Palace in Kyoto is the former ruling palace of the Emperor of Japan before it was moved to Tokyo in 1868 during the Meiji Restoration. 286 more words


The ups and downs of Kyoto Japan

Today we tackled ancient Kyoto by bike. We started early and quickly found that it is a bit trickier riding here. Maybe because there are so many tourist on bikes blundering around.   500 more words