Kyoto (2009)

Photographs from Kyoto, Japan, on August 21 and 23, 2009.

Walk to Kiyomizu-Dera

Gate to Kiyomizu-dera.

Kyoto and Clock

Kyoto, as seen from Kiyomizu-dera.

Kiyomizu-dera Sign

A sign explaining the relevance of Kiyomizu-dera.

Waterfall

The waterfall at Kiyomizu-dera.

Structural Support

The ancient structural support for Kiyomizu-dera.

Stairway

The stairway to the waterfall at Kiyomizu-dera.

Love Stone Sign

The sign for the Love Stones at Kiyomizu-dera.

Love Stone Explanation

An explanation of the Love Stones at Kiyomizu-dera.

Sanjusangendo

The exterior of Sanjusangendo.

Sign at Kyoto Museum

A sign at the Old Imperial Kyoto Museum.

Heian jingu Shrine

The gate outside Heian jingu Shrine.

Heian jingu Shrine (Exterior)

Exterior of Heian jingu Shrine.

Heian jingu Shrine Complex

Heian jingu Shrine complex.

Prayers and Wishes

Prayers and wishes at the Heian shrine.

More Prayers and Wishes

More prayers and wishes at the Heian shrine.

Canal

A canal in Kyoto shot from near the Heian shrine.

Rokuonji Temple Sign

Sign at Rokuonji Temple (Golden Pavilion).

Golden Pavilion

Golden Pavilion and reflection.

Golden Pavilion (Again)

Another of the Golden Pavilion Temple and its reflection.

Temple Close-Up

A close-up of the Golden Pavilion Temple and its reflection.

Golden Pavilion Temple (Side)

The Golden Pavilion Temple from the side.

Water Stream

Water stream at the Golden Pavilion complex.

Waterfall

Waterfall at the Golden Pavilion Temple complex.

Offerings

Offerings of change at the Golden Pavilion Temple.

Island in the Water

A small island in the water at the Golden Pavilion Temple complex.

Rock Garden at Ryoanji Temple

The rock garden at Ryoanji Temple.

Boathouse and Reflection

Boathouse and its reflection at Ryoanji Temple.

Sign for Nijo Castle

A sign outside Nijo Castle.

Exterior Gate at Nijo Castle

An exterior gate at Nijo Castle.

Nijo Castle Interior

Inner Palace at Nijo Castle.