|Phoenix Hall at Byodo-in Temple, Japan|
Uji & Fushimi-Inari Taisha, Japan (10/15/2009)
We took an amazing day trip outside of Kyoto to visit three UNESCO World Heritage Sites.
|Torri Gatesat Fushimi-Inari Shrine - Japan|
|Japanese Children Walking the Torri Gates|
at Fushimi-Inari Shrine - Japan
|Japanese Lunch - Uji, Japan|
Guided by our Goodwill guide, Megimi Satake, we returned to the train to go to Uji, a small older Japanese city famous for the 950-year-old Byodo-in Buddhist Temple.
|Traditional Japanese Home - Uji, Japan|
|School Children - Uji, Japan|
Great travel tip while visiting Japan... An organization called Goodwill Guides from the Japan National Tourism Organization offers free of charge very good volunteer guides to show assist your visits to many places in Japan. You should check this out.
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