I just got back from a trip to Kyoto which coincided with the peak of the autumn colours. It was SO beautiful, I would say that autumn colours are better than cherry blossom season because of the vibrant colours. If you ever get a chance, head out there in mid to late November.
Kyoto doesn’t need much introduction – most people have seen photos of the beautiful temples, shrines and the old architecture which have been well preserved. As such, I will only focus on my strongest impressions and favourites. We timed our trip to coincide with the sakura (i.e. cherry blossoms) season, which enhanced the beauty of… Continue reading How I Fell In Love with Japan (Part 2 – Kyoto)