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More temples - Jun 16, 2014
Koya-san was established in 816 AD by a monk called Kobo Daishi as the Shingon school of Esoteric Buddhism. He is one of Japan's most famous religious figures and is revered as a Bodhisattva (an en...
Historic Kyoto - Jun 14, 2014
From Matsumoto it was only a 5 hour, very comfortable, bus ride to Kyoto; I did not know however that this bus was a so-called 'highway service'. This service does not call at the bus station in to...
The Japanese Alps - Jun 12, 2014
After a few days in the madness of Tokyo I felt like spending a bit of time in a more laid-back atmosphere and therefore decided to make my way to the Japanese Alps. The Shinkansen, or bullet train...