35 Iconic Sights You Can Only See in Kyoto

Japan - Golden Gai entertainment area in winter (photo by Petri Artturi Asikainen)

Winter in Kyoto ~ Japan

Kinkaku Ji, Kyoto, Japan in winter. The golden pavilion and gardens are beautiful in all seasons but snow on the ground like this is rare in Kyoto.

Heian-jingu, Kyoto, Japan

Heian-jingu, Kyoto, Japan Heian Jingu Shrine has a beautiful garden in the back. The entrance to the garden is left side to the main Shrine.

Japão sensacional

Stunning pictures of Japan during the rainy season by Hidenobu Suzuki. Japanese photographer Hidenobu Suzuki created a series of pictures of Japan.

"At the temple there is a poem called "Loss" carved into the stone./ It has three words. / But the poet has scratched them out / You cannot read loss, only feel it..." / ~ Memoirs of a Geisha

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Lantern-slide image of Hieizan Enryakuji temple at Mount Hiei, Kyoto, ca. attributed to Kozaburo Tamura and published by T. Takagi of Kobe, Japan. The color in the image was added later and may not be accurate.

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