Ancient Kyoto

The #Fushimi #Inari #Taisha #shrine in #Kyoto, #Japan is one of the oldest #shrines in Kyoto, dated 711 A.D. It’s better known for it’s #paths with hundreds of #traditional, #Japanese #gates – something one has to see when visiting Japan.

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#Kinkaku-ji – The #Temple of the #Golden #Pavilion in #Kyoto, #Japan is known as the most popular #Zen #Buddhist #temples in Japan. The temple is partly covered in pure #gold and is said to house #Buddha’s Ashes – due to its importance it is part of Kyoto’s #World #Heritage Site, a must-see when visiting Japan!

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Exploring Tokyo – Kabukichō

#Kabukichō in #Tokyo, #Japan is the district where you can find endless #anime, the #Robot #Restaurant and let your inner #geek out – definitely a have-to see while you’re visiting Tokyo!

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The #Shinjuku #Golden #Gai in Tokyo is an area of small streets close to #Kabukicho, with tons of tiny #restaurants and #bars – while quiet and relaxed during the day, they are filled with life during the night.

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