autumn

Fushimi Inari Taisha Shrine in Kyoto, Japan

Fushimi Inari Shrine

Follow the path to riches through 10,000 vermillion torii gates.

The Naiku of the Ise Jingu enshrines the sun goddess Amaterasu, the mother of the Japan.

Ise

Ise is the original pilgrim's playground; home to Japan's holiest shrine and some of the friendliest people you'll encounter.

Illuminated autumn leaves at Kiyomizudera temple in Kyoto, Kansai

Kiyomizudera Temple

Take the plunge at one of Kyoto's most iconic sights.

Nara

Eight UNESCO World Heritage Sites guarded by some very hungry deer.

Isuien and Yoshikien Gardens of Nara

Two peaceful oases in the middle of Nara.

Sennyu-ji Temple

A peaceful haven in Kyoto’s busy temple scene.

Sapporo Rainbow Pride

Pride in the north! 🌈

Heian shrine of Kyoto

Heian Shrine

Where to contemplate the meaning of life.

Nakatajima Sand Dunes

Move over Tottori — Nakatajima has baby turtles & kite battles.

Todoroki Valley autumn

Todoroki Valley

Setagaya’s secret slice of nature.

Shinnyo-do Temple

An autumn hidden gem filled with year-round serenity.