Notice Osaka Tower (Tsutenkaku) is in the background. After taking a three hour bus to Osaka from Nagoya, my friends and I were pretty hungry. We decided to go exploring in the rain and stumbled upon Shinsekai, a charming food district.
This photo is from a romantic weekend trip to Kyoto I took back in November. Then again, it’s not hard to feel the romance in this city. I could wander the streets alone and probably fall even more in love with myself than I already am.
After exploring a very famous temple in the main area, we took a 40-min subway to a different district, Arashiyama, which is famous for it rivers, bamboo groves, temples, but most importantly, its monkeys. Because when you have monkeys, nothing else in life matters. This picture was taken while searching for what I now call “Monkey Mountain”.
This is one of the many structures of the Buddhist Temple “Kiyomizu-deru” in Kyoto, Japan. The name translates to pure/clear water due to the waterfall nearby. The actual temple is much larger.. and less orange, and receives thousands of tourists a year.
I like when nature and the sky especially remind me of “Mary Poppins”. If you don’t know what I mean, go watch the opening credits again.
And if you haven’t seen “Mary Poppins”, shame on you.
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