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Arrived at Arashiyama area around 4PM that day. Lights went on as the sky getting darker. I thought it was going to rain. It was crowded with many tourists as our expectation.

Arashiyama is  located at the western outskirts of Kyoto. Arashiyama is popular for its bamboo groove walks where people will walk in the middle of tall bamboos that grows on both left and right side. It’s a popular place for taking photos while wearing yukata or kimono.

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Japan | 5/14 : Arashiyama, Bamboo Groove

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Kiyomizu-dera, located at Higashiyama, eastern Kyoto. It’s full name is Otowa-san Kiyomizu-dera because it was found near the Otowa waterfall. Kiyomizu-dera itself means Pure Water Temple.

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The temple is registered in UNESCO World Heritage site. It is popular because of the large veranda at the temple area is supported with tall timber pillars that jut out over the hillside without nails. It is measured around 13 meters height.

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Japan | 4/14 : Kiyomizu-dera

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A flower that looks like cabbage

Let’s stroll again!

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Japan | 4/14 : Fushimi Inari Taisha (III)

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Fushimi Inari entrance 

Hey, it’s me again~

Finally we reached one of the must-visited place for tourist in Kyoto! My bucketlist checked! It’s said that there are 10,000 pcs of the vermilion torii gates here.

The weather was sunny and warmer than the day before which is a good weather to climb to the top of Fushimi Inari. *I was so excited*

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Japan | 4/14 : Fushimi Inari Taisha (II)

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Kyoto Station

Hello Kyoto!

Arrived at Kyoto station by 6.14AM in the morning. We were earlier than the sunrise. :p It was very dark, luckily the train had started to operate by that time. There were only some early riser that already waiting for the train to come.

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Japan | 3/14 : Kyoto Station to Shimoshinjo

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Hello everyone! I hope you guys doing well. Sorry for a very slow update. I had fever for few days (last two weeks) then suffered from flu & cough (still have a little cough now). Please take care of your health 🙂

So here I’ll guide you to see what’s inside Commune246(previous story about Commune246 here)

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Tobacco Stand, first store at Commune 246 entrance

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Japan | 2/14 : Commune 246

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