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{travel} November ’16: Fushimi Inari Taisha

Hello! Time for another throwback to November ’16, to that day I went to Fushimi Inari Taisha for like the 9272836428364th time, no okay, just kidding, more like the third or fourth time, hah with a good friend of mine. Fushimi Inari Taisha is probably one of Japan’s best-known shrines, attracting millions of visitors each year, especially […]

{travel} November ’16: Shoren-In Fall Illumination

One of the reasons why every travel website out there will tell you that November is one of the best months to be in Kyoto is that, throughout that month, a lot of temples in Kyoto organize beautiful, otherworldly (lol, that word choice) fall night illuminations, where they extend their opening hours until after sunset […]