The imagery of geisha almost always springs to mind when people think of Japan—set foot in Kyoto’s Gion district and you might just bump right into one.
Singing sand and special silk in Kyoto.
A peaceful haven in Kyoto’s busy temple scene.
Wowing throngs of visitors for more than a millennium.
The ¥10 temple.
Home of the best green tea in Japan.
Let’s-a-go on the Japan circuit.
Japan’s tallest pagoda, plus a flea market.
Take a cable car to see where God of War meets Thomas Edison.
Where to contemplate the meaning of life.
Where the power of god meets a primeval forest.