Visit Kyoto In The Footsteps of Prince Genji 平安京

  • Published on : 16/07/2015
  • by : R.A
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Kyoto is a concentration of Japanese history, and it is often the case that all eras blend within a single monument. The city can be likened to a real patchwork quilt, so let us shed some light.

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