Japan, Kyoto Guide (B): Photos of Kyoto

Photos of Kyoto
Kyoto is an extremely photogenic city, capturing the colours, culture and captivating qualities of the heart of Japan was a fun task. Do not travel to this city without a camera, a couple of empty sd cards and full batteries. Go to town, and snap ’til your hearts content!

In the spirit of capturing the beauty of Kyoto, here is an obligatory photo post that gives you a glimpse of what Japan and its fascinating culture as to offer.

Thousands of vermilion torii gates lead you up the mountain.

A performance at Yasaka Shrine

Colours of Kyoto

Yasaka Pagoda

First Sunday of the month prayer offerings

Love letters

Otowa waterfall, drinking from each stream is said to give you success, longevity and love.

The gardens at Tenryuji Temple

Keeping an eye on the streets.

Arashiyama

These photos shows a taste of Kyoto and its characteristics, but photos can only do so much. If you have the opportunity to see these places with your own eyes, I would jump at it.

Back to you! Have you jumped at the opportunity? Have you any photos from your time here? I’d love to see them, and hear about your visit, drop me a comment and lets discuss! Tweet share, or like this with your people and I’ll be seeing you all soon. Thanks for ...... (follow the instructions below for accessing the rest of this article).
This article is featured in the app "GPSmyCity: Walks in 1K+ Cities" on iTunes App Store and Google Play. You can download the app to your mobile device to read the article offline and create a self-guided walking tour to visit the attractions featured in this article. The app turns your mobile device into a personal tour guide and it works offline so no data plan is needed when traveling abroad.

Download The GPSmyCity App

Download 'GPSmyCity: Walks in 1K+ Cities' app for IOS   Download 'GPSmyCity: Walks in 1K+ Cities' app for Android

Sights Map

Guide Name: Photos of Kyoto
Guide Location: Japan » Kyoto
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Article (B))
Sight(s) featured in this guide: Yasaka Shrine   Yasaka Pagoda   Tenryuji Temple  
Author: Elaina O' Brien
Read it on author's website: http://www.nomadventura.com/destinations/asia/japan-2/photos-of-kyoto/

Useful Travel Guides for Planning Your Trip


18 Japanese Products To Bring Home from Kyoto

18 Japanese Products To Bring Home from Kyoto

The old capital of Japan, the city of Kyoto has once again been the talk of the world lately, thanks to the bestselling "Memoirs of a Geisha" book and the namesake Hollywood blockbuster movie. Renowned for its impeccable craftsmanship, Japan has so much to amaze a foreign eye with. Many of...