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Saishoji Temple in Niigata, Japan.

The Mummy at Saisho-ji Temple

The oldest Buddhist mummy in Japan.

Find poetic inspiration at Yamadera Mountain Temple in Yamagata

Yamadera Temple

One thousand steps to Yamagata’s most iconic spot.

Senko-ji Temple

The road to hell isn’t paved with good intentions, but with fruit stalls and toy shops.

Wakayama

Wakayama

A quiet and historic resort town perfect for a weekend getaway.

Uji

Home of the best green tea in Japan.

Toji Temple at night and cherry blossoms in Kyoto, Japan

Toji Temple

Japan’s tallest pagoda, plus a flea market.

Kongobu-ji Temple

The heart of Shingon Buddhism at Mt. Koya.

Sanrakuso at Kansho-in Temple

Go forest bathing at Mount Daisen, try the hand-crafted Zen Burger and stay the night.

Okunoin

The heart of spirituality in Japan.

Mount Ikoma

A theme park atop a mountain all in Osaka’s backyard.

Horyu-ji Temple

Step inside ancient Japan.