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Kyoto gold and silver: Kinkaku-ji and Ginkaku-ji

Kyoto gold and silver: Kinkaku-ji and Ginkaku-ji


Kyoto, formerly the imperial capital of Japan, is well-known for its fascinating history, castles, shrines and temples. There are lots of shrines and temples – over 2,000 to be exact. It’s a challenge to see them all even if you live there and, sadly, we only had three days in Kyoto and barely scratched the … Continue reading