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Daigoji Temple in Kyoto

Daigoji Temple in Kyoto

Peter Sidell

Daigoji (醍醐寺) is a Buddhist temple found in an attractive forest setting in the ancient capital of Kyoto. An exquisite trad..

Kyoto 1
Aoi Matsuri Festival

Aoi Matsuri Festival

Saturday - May 15th

The Aoi Matsuri is one of the oldest and most celebrated festivals in Japan. So much so, the word “Matsuri” originally referre..

Kyoto, Kamigamo Shrine Free
Seiryu-e Dragon Festival

Seiryu-e Dragon Festival

Mid Sep

The Seiryu-e festival is held every spring and autumn near Kiyomizu-dera. The Seiryu or blue dragon is believed to be a guardi..

Kyoto, Kiyomizu-dera Temple.. 1 Free
Kinkaku-ji

Kinkaku-ji

Katrina Webber

The Golden Pavilion is on of the most recognized sights in Japan. See the gold-leafed structure in all its glory.

Kyoto 3