Ginkakuji and Kinkakuji

After Kiyomizudera, we took them by bus to see Ginkakuji. The garden at Ginkakuji is very beautiful.

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On the way, we saw these cute rabbits outside of a shop.

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My mom and I in front of Ginkakuji.

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The stone garden there is very nice.

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I thought the sun-dappled moss was really pretty, too.

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On our way to Tosca, a vegan restaurant, we saw this cute bear cafe.

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We all got the lunch set at Tosca. It was delicious!

After lunch, we went to Kinkakuji.

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Kinkakuji is, as far as I know, the only Japanese temple fully plated with gold leaf. It’s really neat to see!

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A roof decoration at the temple.

Well, that’s all for the temples! The next post will be about Gion!


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  1. Marie Elder
    Jul 12, 2014 @ 23:27:55



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