Shimogyo Ward (Shimogyo-ku)
Shosei-En Garden

Shosei-En Garden

Beautiful Japanese Garden near JR Kyoto Station This beautiful Japanese garden is a hidden gem in Kyoto. It is an enclave of Higashi-Honganji...

Nishi-Hongan-ji Temple

Nishi-Hongan-ji Temple

Gorgeous Temple near JR Kyoto Station Nishi-Hongan-ji (West Hongan-ji) is the head temple of Hongan-ji school for Jodo-Shin Buddhist sect. There is...

Higashi-Honganji Temple

Higashi-Honganji Temple

Tranquil Moment in a Beautiful Precinct I really like this temple. Although it is a gorgeous temple with huge precinct, it is not really crowded...