Arashiyama Bamboo Grove
Arashiyama Bamboo Grove

An early morning stroll through the iconic bamboo grove located in Arashiyama, Japan.

Kiyomizu-dera Temple by Night
Kiyomizu-dera Temple by Night

Illuminated only twice per year during the fall and spring, Kiyomizu-dera Temple is an iconic Buddhist temple in Kyoto. Shades of blue settle on the city at dusk as the temple ignites in the night.

Cherry Blossoms on a Japanese Temple
Cherry Blossoms on a Japanese Temple

In the midst of the springtime cherry blossom (sakura) bloom in the Kyoto area. A temple from Arashiyama is seen in the background.

Rakan Buddhist Statues in Japan
Rakan Buddhist Statues in Japan

Rakan, stone statues carved to be the disciples of Buddha, at the Otagi Nenbutsu-ji temple outside of Arashiyama, in the Kyoto prefecture.