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... 300 Yen, with laundry powder being available free of charge. As far as hostels goes, this one pretty much had it all. The only remaining component – atmosphere – would have to be judged as our stay progressed.
After we settled in we began researching places to go to for dinner. Alistair had wanted to take us out to an all you can eat meat restaurant and we quickly noticed the hostel bulletin board made mention of Yakiniku (grilled meat), where you ...
... less-photographed Ryōan-ji tea garden is one of the most sublime and valued cultural treasures the temple offers to the world.
Other than these two unique Zen treasures, the temple also has a lovely garden with sakura trees and a beautiful pond with more sakuras growing on its banks and small ...
... stream of the river is represented with raked gravels, lines and rounds mimic the current. At the south end, a small stone represent a boat. The 'stream’ goes on in direction of the main building. The design of the garden may represent the eternal cycle of rebirth.
Le temple Daitoku se situe au nord de Kyoto. C’est le siège de l’école Rinzai, une branche du bouddhisme zen japonais. Le complexe se compose du temple principal, Daitoku, et ...
... So naturally this was on the to-do list once we got to the top.
So with the light fading we climbed, stopping along the way to get a variety of uninterrupted photos, and eventually we reached the summit, just as they were closing the door to the shop. It was 5:04pm, and they wouldn't sell Angela and Charlotte an ice cream, no matter how much I asked in my best Japanese, or waved the money in their faces. So the girls missed ticking ...
There are 70,000 temples in Japan vs 35,000 convenience stores. Pretty sure there are more Starbucks per capital in the US, but still. Coolest thing about the day was lunch with a Geisha (technically one in training). She danced and we took pictures but the coolest part was this game she taught us. Essentially a different version of slap the hand but the loser takes a drink. Since she ...