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Owl Cafe Tokyo

In something that is quintessential Japan, we find 8 types of owls eyeing us while we sip tea at the Owl Cafe Tokyo.

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Kinkaku-ji 金閣寺 – Kyōto

Traveling is both escape and search to see what there is to see; to live in another’s world. And sometimes – when we are lucky – to understand exactly what the human being is capable of. The Golden Temple in Kyoto shows us human potential. Kinkaku-ji is one of the transcendental places on the planet; where the bar for your understanding of human capability… Read More

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Tenryū-ji – Kyōto

We know eventually one gets “templed-out” in Kyoto, Japan; so we recommend to head to Tenryū-ji temple kyoto earlier in your stay. Its beautiful elements are beset seen before teh over the top Golden Temple at Kinkaku-ji or the sheer scale of Kyomizu Dera!

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Kyōto Imperial Palace

The Imperial Palace in Kyoto is an easy one. From the massive front gates made of imperiously dark cypress wood you will find yourself awed.