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Honganji Temples


The Honganji temples, consisting of Nishi Honganji (west temple) and Higashi Honganji (east temple), are large Buddist complexes walking distance from Kyoto [...]

Honganji Temples2018-07-10T14:29:08+00:00

Nishiki Market


An interesting downtown market near to Kyoto station.  Nishiki Market is known as a place to find Kyoto's most famous [...]

Nishiki Market2018-07-10T14:40:22+00:00

Philosopher’s Walk


A famous and historic Kyoto walk, from Ginkaku-ji Temple to Nanzen-ji.  A number of other smaller but interesting shrines are dotted along [...]

Philosopher’s Walk2018-07-01T16:04:36+00:00

Yasaka Shrine


A large complex of well maintained, stunning shrines, pagodas and other Shinto monuments and buildings. Occasional festivals and events occur [...]

Yasaka Shrine2018-07-10T14:55:07+00:00