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2017/11/08

2017/11/08 - Koyasan Report

Continuing with my Kansai escapade, today, I head to Koyasan to check out the autumn colors there. I found the colors here to be at their peak and the best viewing period to continue for the next few days. Sunny and...
2016/11/01

2016/11/01 - Koyasan Report

Continuing with our Kansai Region reporting, I heade to Mount Koya to check out the state of colors there. Koyasan is the center of Shingon Buddhism and its founder, Kobo Daishi, is believed to be in eternal...
2015/11/09

2015/11/09 - Koyasan Report

After Miyajima yesterday, I headed for another important religious site, this time in Wakayama Prefecture. My destination was Mount Koya, center of...
2012/11/08

2012/11/08 - Koyasan Report

Yesterday I reported that Kyoto is still at an early stage of the autumn color season. Tourists wishing to see the peak of the season in the Kansai Region now, need to make a trip into higher elevations. Among...