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My Week-Long Japanese Adventure!

I just got back from a week long solo adventure in Japan!

Here are the videos I've made documenting my trip^^

1. Koyasan to Kyoto

I went from plane to train to cable car to bus to get to the GORGEOUS cemetery on top of Mt. Koya in Japan. It took over 3 hours to get there but it was so worth it! I stayed there for one say then headed down to Osaka to check out a really fun cafe.
Then I ended the day getting to my AirBnb in Kyoto :)

Here are some photos:

2. Katsuoji Temple and Fried Maple Leaves

I visited a temple in Mino-o that is dedicated to these really cool Japanese dolls called daruma. I also hit up the local town to eat fried Japanese maple leaves because, why not?

Here are some photos:

3. Fushimi Inari and Nishiki Market

I woke up early to visit the famous Fushimi Inari shrine during a totally downpour of rain, and then ended the day eating a TON at the local food market!

Here are some photos:

4. Arashiyama and Gion

On my last day, I visited the Arashiyama bamboo forest, an incredible moss temple, and the district famous for its geisha :) I also got attacked by a bird^^

Here are some photos:

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Have any of you been to Japan before?!

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This is so cool 😅I want to visit someday
Your pictures are so beautiful!! I was just there in late June to mid July. There are so many temples and beautiful sights to see. I'm going back in January but to Osaka. I completely fell in Love with Japan. ❤
I really want to go back and spend time in Osaka. Have a great trip!!!!
@caricakes Thank You!
You're so cute! Btw that painted picture of the kitsune reminds of Inari shrine.
so jealous right now
this is so cool. one of the first goals on my bucket list
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