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Kiyomizudera Temple in Kyoto

Kiyomizu-Dera Temple is located in Kyoto’s Southern Higashiyama district. It is one of the most popular spots in Kyoto and one of the must-visit tourist…

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Kinkakuji Temple Kyoto
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Kinkakuji Temple Kyoto

We visited KinkakujiTemple in November 2017. It is one of the must-visit places not only Kyoto but also in the whole of Japan. Kinkakuji was…

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Photo of bamboo forest in Arashiyama, Kyoto, Japan
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Arashiyama Bamboo Forest

We visited Arashiyama bamboo forest in November 2017. The autumn started changing the colors of leaves, but it seems it didn’t reach the bamboo forest…

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Kamakura Daibutsu of Kotokuin Temple

Daibutsu of Kamakura, the Great Buddha statue looked gigantic to our kids. That was our second visit to the Kamakura, the former de facto capital…

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Japanese Yen in Colocasia leaf
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Japanese Coins in Colocasia Leaf

Colocasia plant-leaf in a Buddhist temple in Tokyo. Japanese believers place money on Colocasia leaves to get their dreams fulfilled. Usually, they throw the coins…

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Tulip flower in Dutch v
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Tulip Flower in Sakura Tulip Festa

Tulip flower in De Leifde, a Dutch Windmill in Sakura-shi, Chiba Prefecture in Japan. There will be around 700,000 numbers of Tulip flowers belonging to…

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Thai Girl Preparing Hot Tea

Thai girl preparing hot tea. This photo was taken at Yoyogi park during the Thailand festival. The girl pours the hot tea from one pot…

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Mandarin Orange Tree Near Tokyo Skytree

Came across this Mandarin Orange tree at a home in Oshiage, Sumida near Tokyo Skytree. Orange trees are one of the popular garden trees in…

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