HipTraveler Guide to KYOTO - Kyoto is the ancient capital of Japan but it is unlike other former capital cities. Not content to just sit back and enjoy its former glory protected by UNESCO. Rather, Kyoto is a thriving, living, breathing center of arts and
Visiting Kyoto and Yoshimasa’s Silver Pavilion (Ginkakuji)
The Silver Pavilion doesn’t stand out in the ways that Kyoto’s other temples are known, but it’s crucial when trying to dig in and find the soul of Japanese culture. It’d be impossible to understand without a visit to Ginkakuji.
Travel / Kyoto & Hiroshima In traveling around southern Japan with National Geographic Travel for ten days, I visited a lot of cool places. These are my ten favorites - places to add to your travel wish lists.
1 Month In Japan: A Complete Itinerary And Travel Map
There is so much to see in Japan! Not just ancient and interesting cultural highlights, amazing nature as well! Check out this 1 month itinerary around Japan including Tokyo, Hokkaido, Hiroshima, Miyajima, Nara, Koyasan, Kyoto, the Japanese Alps (Kamikochi) and Matsumoto.