Kyoto, 29 Walks in Japan's Ancient Capital: The Definitive Guide to Kyoto's Temples, Shrines, Gardens and Palaces ePub download
by John H. Martin
- ISBN: 4805309180
- ISBN13: 978-4805309186
- ePub: 1550 kb | FB2: 1620 kb
- Language: English
- Category: Asia
- Publisher: Tuttle Publishing; Vinyl Bound Paperback edition (April 10, 2011)
- Pages: 386
- Rating: 4.5/5
- Votes: 992
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I just came back from Japan and used this book extensively during 6 days in Kyoto. It probably contains too much information for a first time visitor on a short trip but it should be valuable to someone planning to spend more than just a a couple of days in Kyoto.
This fine book lets Kyoto's mystery and history shine forth like a brilliant jewel.
Founded nearly 1,300 years ago and undamaged by the war, Kyoto today is one of the world's most beautiful and historic cities, home to 17 World Heritage sites and over 2,000 temples and shrines. This fine book lets Kyoto's mystery and history shine forth like a brilliant jewel. Aug 10, 2011 Cloay is currently reading it.
most visited in Japan . It is one of the country's ten largest cities with a population of . million people and a modern face. Countless temples, shrines and other historically priceless structures survive in the city today. Top attractions in Kyoto.
It is a detail historical guide to temples and shrines in Kyoto. I feel I have a better understanding of Japanese culture after those experiences.
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This Japan travel guide presents a journey into the true heart of the Kyoto experience-one which .
This Japan travel guide presents a journey into the true heart of the Kyoto experience-one which brings you deep into the world of Kyoto's ancient Zen Buddhist culture. This is the first comprehensive guide to Kyoto's most important Zen garden and temple sites. Kyoto's Zen heritage represents one of mankind's greatest zed by the large number which have been declared UNESCO World Heritage Sites. Over 50 Japanese temples and gardens-including all World Heritage Sites-are captured in sensitive photos by acclaimed Kyoto-based photographer John Einarsen.