by / on September 3, 2014 at 3:34 PM / in Gion Matsuri, Higashiyama-ku, Matsuri-Festival, Temples-Shrines

Yasaka Shrine in Kyoto: A Closer Look, Pt.1.

Yasaka Shrine: During the month of July, the Gion Matsuri month, Yasaka shrine is a busy hub for many people. Yasaka shrine is colourfully decorated and many events take place. The main entrance gate or the “Nishi Romon gate (西楼門)” is a landmark of Kyoto and every day of the year you can see visitors posing for a picture on […]

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