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... of plates. Sashimi, stewed pork, two types of beef we grilled ourselves, deep fried tofu, duck, sake, and I'm sure I'm forgetting something else. Our resident hobbits for this trip (Geoffrey & Trevor) decided that one wasn't enough, and went for Second Dinner at a ramen shop near our hotel. Our time in Kyoto ended and the rest of us headed back to the hotel to pack and prepare for an early mornings Shinkansen ride to ...
... sat in it. I made sure to grab a quick sit. Walking, we came up to an outdoor tea garden, where we had matcha prepared in a traditional fashion. Matcha is powered green tea, which is prepared by pouring boiling water into a bowl to allow it to cool to the perfect temperature. Then, the matcha is placed into the cup and then hot (but not boiling) water is poured over it. The matcha must be stirred, traditionally with a bamboo ...
... year in business, so the crowds made it impossible to get to the temple and giant buddha.
Friday: We woke to a lovely, clear, cool day. Today we walked to the Imperial Palace Gardens, which is a beautiful piece of nature and tranquility in the otherwise busy city. Then we walked to the Golden Pavillion (Kinkakuji Temple) where we found everyone else!
Next, we caught the tram to Arashiyama to visit ...
Sunday 27th... we slept all night for the first time since we arrived in Japan!YEY!
We got the JR Nara line from Kyoto to Inari Station to see Fushiminari-tuisha Shrine, this shrine was nothing short of amazing, a must see if your going to Japan! We did not expect it to be as big and magnificent as it was. Thousands of orange pillars making up a huge tunnel right up to the top of a mountain in a forest of bamboo! We climbed thousands of steps ...
De la isla volvimos a Kyoto!!! Como no habiamos tenido mucho tiempo antes fuimos a la parte de Gion, que es como el casco antiguo y visitamos un shrine todo naranja XD y un jardin "seco', es decir un jardin de pierdas y árboles hecho por monjes zen bastante interesante pero del que no se podian sacar fotos, lo peor es que nevaba ...