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Do we? We decided to stay in Kyoto for one more day and visit Nara. We knew there are deer everywhere and that’s about it. Oh, the joy of traveling without...

When you think of Zen, you think of beautiul garden, calm music and slow pace of life, right? Well, the garden sure is beautiful, but the focus of Zen surprised me....

After spending time in ashram in Madurai (India) and buddhist temple near Pai (Thailand), it was only obvious that we experience a zen temple. Our friend Natali told us about a...

Besides bamboo forest and the golden pavilion, you can stroll around Kyoto on foot. We decided to take a bus to Kiyomizu temple and then walk slowly through a couple of...

After one night in Osaka we decided to go to Kyoto. We wanted to see what all the pictures of nature and temples were all about. We took the subway to...

After the second attempt of flying to Osaka (our Jetstar flight was canceled due bad weather conditions and the staff barely spoke enough English to explain the situation to us) we...

The second onsen place we visited in a row, Beppu, is bigger and more of a city than Kurokawa onsen. When we arrived with a bus, a Beppu looked like a...

This is the final product of our day in Ryokan Sanga. Unfortunately the weather wan’t sunny and it was quite rainy but at keast the vibe was mysterious. You can read...

Our senses were screaming with joy. All we could talk about was when to go to the onsen, should we visit the outdoor onsen or book a private one. Later we...

After we survived the freezing night at the Chaya No Hara camp, a car picked us up in the morning from Ryokan Sanga. We were invited to spend a night in...