Updated: 2017-04-07 18:27
  1. 仁王門と西門、三重塔
  Kiyomizu-dera Temple is the main temple of the Kita-Hosso sect of Buddhism. It is said to be originally founded by a buddhist monk named Enchin in the year 778 and built by a warrior named S...
Updated: 2017-04-07 15:29
  Dotonbori is one of the main shopping and business districts in Osaka. Speaking of Dotonbori, the huge moving crab signboard of the Kani Doraku restaurant as well as the large-scale signboar...
Updated: 2017-02-06 18:14
  If it's plum blossom viewing in the Kansai region, what definitely comes to mind with the locals is the bairin or plum garden at Osaka Castle. Approximately 1,270 plum trees are planted here...
Updated: 2016-10-07 20:36
  1. Arashiyama Togetsukyō
Arashiyama is a popular tourist spot, particularly for viewing cheery blossoms in spring and red leaves in autumn. It is the mountain that stands on the west of Togetsukyō and represents the regi...
Updated: 2016-08-31 16:37
The atmosphere inside Universal Studios Japan isn’t Japanese-like at all; it feels American-like instead, giving off a mysterious sort of mood. Unfortunately, the attraction announcements are in Japan...
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Updated: 2016-08-24 18:04
  1. Kiyomizu-dera
  After the long trek along Kiyomizu-zaka (where my best friend kept telling me to hurry or else we’d miss the sunset), we finally reached Kiyomizu-dera. One of the reasons why we wanted to go...
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Updated: 2016-08-17 19:24
  Todai-ji Temple was built in the year 741 under the orders of Emperor Shomu, who was then gearing the country with Buddhism at its center. The Daibutsu or statue of the Great Buddha took 3 y...
Updated: 2016-07-01 18:30
  1. Shariden(Reliquary) and Kyōko-chi (Mirror Pond) of Kinkaku-ji
  Although officially named as Rokuon-ji Temple, Kinkaku-ji is widely and more popularly known as Kinkaku-ji (literally meaning "Temple of the Golden Pavilion") for its golden color due to the...
Updated: 2016-06-27 10:25
  1. Haiden (hall of worship)
Yasaka Shrine is located in Higashiyama-ku in Gion, Kyoto. It was once known as "Gion Shrine." It is the head shrine of all the Yasaka shrines across Japan. During the Heian period, it...
Updated: 2016-06-20 18:22
Tempozan Harbor Village is a popular amusement center in Osaka. It hosts various facilities where you can enjoy yourself for an entire day! Its main attractions are the Tempozan Market Place, the Osak...

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