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Byodoin Temple平等院

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Kyoto Uji-shi Uji Renge 116 (Uji / NagaokakyoArea)

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Reviewed:2018/11/12 Beautiful place, peaceful atmosphere.
The temple and grounds are very beautiful and calming. The museum has a wonderful collection and it was also very peaceful to wonder through. If you want something relaxing to do for an hour or two...
Reviewed:2018/11/12 FOR A SHRINE THIS OLD HARD TO BELIEVE HOW BEAUTIFUL
I am so happy I planned on my trip to Uji for I am so pleased I didn't miss this great temple. It plays heavily in Japanese history and the museum on the grounds is worth visiting to understand...
Reviewed:2018/11/11 one of Japans most picturesque buildings..
I was really looking forward to seeing this-in 1046 the author of one of my favorite books, Lady Sarashina who wrote "As I Crossed a bridge of Dreams" visited the imperial villa which was the orginal...

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          Its wooden tea houses, shuffling geisha, and spiritual sights have seen Kyoto hailed as the heart of traditional Japan, a world apart from ultramodern Tokyo. Despite being the Japanese capital for over a century, Kyoto escaped destruction during World War II, leaving behind a fascinating history which can be felt at every turn, from the fully gold-plated Kinkakuji Temple down to traditional customs such as geisha performances and tea ceremonies, which are still practiced to this day.

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