Go! Go! Curry happened to be around our next destination which is Pontocho. Mr.F recommended this place. He tried it a few times before and it’s popular with its pork katsu curry.
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Japan | 4/14 : Go! Go! Curry

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We got off from the bus right opposite of Yasaka Shrine that night. It was not so crowded as what I expected. It was 6PM but it looks like a very late night when we arrived there.

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A cute guy with a cute pose :p

There was a guy with a cute pose when we arrived at Yasaka Shrine gate. He took some snaps with the same pose and repeated it again because it was not like what he wanted. I could not get a clear gate photos because he was still there. :p

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Japan | 4/14 : Yasaka Shrine

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it’s time to go

Winter, the coldest season of the year and also has shorter daytime. As the sun goes down and the sky gets darker, the temperature is getting colder. Everybody starts to leave Kiyomizu-dera as it closed at 6PM.

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Japan | 4/14 : Kiyomizu-dera (II)

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Kiyomizu-dera, located at Higashiyama, eastern Kyoto. It’s full name is Otowa-san Kiyomizu-dera because it was found near the Otowa waterfall. Kiyomizu-dera itself means Pure Water Temple.

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The temple is registered in UNESCO World Heritage site. It is popular because of the large veranda at the temple area is supported with tall timber pillars that jut out over the hillside without nails. It is measured around 13 meters height.

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A flower that looks like cabbage

Let’s stroll again!

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Japan | 4/14 : Fushimi Inari Taisha (III)

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While strolling at Fushimi Inari neighborhood area, I suddenly stopped. I was analyzing whether is it true that I see a coffee shop at the shrine area?

Vermilion is the name. A small cafe at the front but spacious inside. A small cafe in the middle of small neighborhood.

The name was kinda similar to me, but can’t remember where I caught the name of Vermilion.

Without hesitation, we entered this cafe. It was like, ‘Finally I found coffee in Kyoto!’ my heart says.

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Japan | 4/14 : Vermillion Cafe

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Fushimi Inari entrance 

Hey, it’s me again~

Finally we reached one of the must-visited place for tourist in Kyoto! My bucketlist checked! It’s said that there are 10,000 pcs of the vermilion torii gates here.

The weather was sunny and warmer than the day before which is a good weather to climb to the top of Fushimi Inari. *I was so excited*

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Japan | 4/14 : Fushimi Inari Taisha (II)

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