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Lorraine M. said, "...a shukobo-accommodation attached to a temple. I can recommend Shunkoin temple www.shunkoin.com -you'll have to book in advance. In Nara visit Todai-ji temple-biggest wood structure in world-with big Cosmic Buddha. Look for the hole in the pillar-same size as the buddha's..." See More
Cherie Y. said, "...can also purchase "shika-sembei", deer food (looks round crackers) for them. This deer wanted to check out my pocket for goodies. Todai-ji is where you can find Nara's famous Daibutsu (Great Buddha). This is probably Nara's main attraction. Inside the hall,..." See More
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ligaya t. said, "...Incredible temples and art museums! Ryoan-ji Temple Kinkaku-ji Todai-ji Echigo-Tsumari Art Field Yumoto Choza 21st Century Museum of Contemporary Art Studio Ghibli Museum - everything Miyazaki! Harajuku - be sure to visit on the weekends to see everyone in full costume..." See More
Arti S. said, "...In Nara Feeding the deer in the Nara Park (links are to my blog).Visiting the Todai-ji (Todai-ji temple), a massive structure in wood, ranking as the highest wooden structure in the world. In Kyoto Visit the famed Temple of Golden Pavillion..." See More
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Arti S. said, "...the Deer Park (http://www.myyatradiary.com/2012/12/messengers-of-god-deers-in-nara-park.html) is a must. Also, a lot of temples are listed in the UNESCO heritage list like the Todai-ji Temple. A side trip to Kyoto. A lot of temples there too. Kinkaku-ji the golden marvel is a must..." See More
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