Bamboo Forest, or Arashiyama Bamboo Grove or Sagano Bamboo Forest, is a natural forest of bamboo in Arashiyama, Kyoto, Japan. The forest consists of several pathways for tourists and visitors. The Ministry of the Environment considers it a part of the soundscape of Japan. [Wikipedia]
Kyoto's mysterious 'Bamboo Grove of Sagano' illuminated in the dark.
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