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Horyuji Temple

Horyuji Temple

5 (1Review)

Horyuji (法隆寺) is the oldest temple located in Nara prefecture and was established in the Asuka Period over 1,300 years ago. In December of 1993, ..

Nara
Shukkeien Garden

Shukkeien Garden

Shukkei-en is a historic Japanese garden in the city of Hiroshima, Japan. The Hiroshima Prefectural Art Museum is located adjacent to the garden. [Wikipedia]..

Hiroshima
Byodo-in Temple

Byodo-in Temple

5 (1Review)

Byodo-in Temple is one that all Japanese people have seen — on the back of a 10-yen coin. The Buddhist temple is most well-known for the view of its..

Kyoto
Tenryu-ji

Tenryu-ji

5 (2Reviews)

Tenryu-ji (天龍寺) is the head temple of the Tenryuji sect of Rinzai Zen Buddhism and was first established by shogun Ashikage Takauji in 1339 to ho..

Kyoto
Matsumoto Castle

Matsumoto Castle

5 (1Review)

Also known as “Crow Castle” for its unusual black exterior, Matsumoto Castle is one of Japan’s three most beautiful castles, along with Himeji and..

Nagano
Yamadera Temple

Yamadera Temple

5 (2Reviews)

Yamadera (山寺) is a mountaintop temple complex in the countryside northeast of Yamagata City. The temple, whose official name is Risshaku-ji, was d..

Yamagata