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Kyoto

Kyoto is a beautiful city where traditional culture and nature coexist.The center of Kyoto is Kyoto city with a population of about 1.5million. In the central area,there are temples, shrines and cultural centers like: Kyoto Imperial Palace, Nijo Castle,Honganji Temples and Kyoto University. Together with Nara and Asuka in southern area,Kyoto has been accommodating a lot of visitors from other countries as the area of mostattractive cultural aspects piled up.Kyoto is in a basin surrounded by mountains. Kiyomizudera Temple and Ginkakuji or the‘Silver Pavillion' are located in Higashiyama in eastern Kyoto. In Kitayama, northern Kyoto, you can find Kinkakuji or the ‘Golden Pavillion' and Ryoanji Temple. Arashiyajma district and Tenryuji Temple are located in western Kyoto.The Kamogawa River flows through the center of Kyoto and is rich in nature. This endows the old town with a good atmosphere together with an entertainment district like Gion,and Miyagawa’cho.It is hot in summer and cold in winter in Kyoto, making for a clear-cut four seasons. Inspring, you can enjoy various flowers and cherry blossoms lit up at Kodaiji Temple or Maruyama-koen Park are wonderful.Thanks to the great difference of temperature, maple leaves turn bright red in Kyoto.Passages to temples and shrines with mossy old trees and the fine balance of stone layout sin the gardens present Japanese aesthetic beauty.You will also find how people manage to live according to the climate in Kyoto, like in the structure of a ‘Machiya’or old Kyoto style house, where breezes flow through the building or courtyard.If you once visit Kyoto, you will realize the attractiveness of Kyoto.20
by ys1042734 | 2014-11-22 04:31
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