Day 38 to 41 Magical Kyoto

The golden temple in Kyoto


I have to admit I thought Kyoto would be a little less exciting than Tokyo… I was wrooooong! In this city one can explore plenty of historical, cultural and world heritage sites like gardens, forests, temples, lakes and shrines.The shopping district is great fun to explore as well. The pictures will tell it all… I just looooove Kyoto!!!

We were quite optimistic the first day trying to do sightseeing while bicycling – in 37 degrees farenheit! That did not work too well. We had to give in after hours of sweating and overheated heads and bodies. The next days we tried the JR, metro and bus instead and we managed to get around to see many beautiful places all happy and relaxed.

Som wonders of Kyoto

20160805_163821 20160805_164544Bamboo forest

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Rickshaw runner



20160805_091232Rice cultivation, trees and lake swimming

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Temples and shrines – Fushimi Inari-taisha

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 Sanjungsangen-do temple

Sanjusangen-do20160807_06084620160807_061143Shopping, icecream and shrines

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4 thoughts on “Day 38 to 41 Magical Kyoto

  1. Hei!😀 Like spent hver gang dere sender fra et nytt sted og jeg syns dere er fantastisk flinke med bilder og tekst!👍 Hils alle og fortsatt god tur!😀 Hilsen og klem


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