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Autumn Leaf Illuminations in Kyoto Autumn Leaf Illuminations in Kyoto

Kyoto is famous for the exceptional beauty of its autumn foliage. Certainly, viewing the bright tapestry of crimson and gold in such a gorgeous historical setting is an unforgettable experience. During this season many temples and shrines illuminate their grounds and gardens so that visitors can view the autumn leaves after the sun goes down. […]

Osaka: why do foreigners love that city so much? Osaka just seems like a regular metropolis with not much to offer in terms of culture

At first sight, Osaka just seems like a regular metropolis with not much to offer in terms of culture. If it was not for its proximity with Kyoto, a lot of foreign visitors would even skip it just based on its notorious attractions. However, for some reason almost every foreigner I have met, whether they […]