Temple
Ginkaku-ji Temple (Silver Pavilion)

Ginkaku-ji Temple (Silver Pavilion)

"Silver Pavilion" does not look Silver Ginkaku-ji Temple (Silver Pavilion) is a sister temple of Kinkaku-ji Temple (Golden Pavilion), and both...

Sanjusangen-Do Hall

Sanjusangen-Do Hall

Touristic Spot - Visit Early in the Morning Sanjusangen-do Hall used to be my favorite temple because of its uniqueness. I still like this temple,...

Shoren-in Temple

Shoren-in Temple

Hidden Gem in Higashiyama Ward This is a really quiet temple in Higashiyama Ward, one of the busiest areas in Kyoto. Most of the visitors to...

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...

Kanga-an Temple & Shrine

Kanga-an Temple & Shrine

Quiet Temple & Shrine with Mysterious History This is one of my most favorite places to visit in Kyoto. Located a bit far away from central...

Zuisenji Temple

Zuisenji Temple

Witness of a Sad History History of Zuisenji Temple is really tragic and can depress those who visit there. Enshrined in the temple are Hidetsugu...