Fushimi Inari, Tofukuji

Sunny Sunday in Kyoto!Today I finally got to cross the one item on my 2013 Kyoto trip list that I never got to visit: Fushimi Inari, the famous shinto shrine in the south of Kyoto with thousands of bright red torii gates. Last time I left Fushimi Inari for the last day, but then I… Continue reading Fushimi Inari, Tofukuji

Kiyomizu-dera and Kodai-ji

Sleeping on a futon over tatami is GLORIOUS. I don't know what it is about it that hits my "off" switch and instantly puts me in a deep and dreamless slumber. The alarm had to wake me up to a bright, sunny morning!Today's Friday, so I thought it might be wise to go to Kiyomizu-dera,… Continue reading Kiyomizu-dera and Kodai-ji