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City, Destinations

5 Things You Must Do in Kyoto, Japan

April 12, 2017 • By

So you’re traveling in Asia and wondering what to do in Kyoto, Japan…

My advice? Settle into this beautiful and historic Japanese city for a few days.  Mr. H and I just returned from Japan, and Kyoto was the highlight of our entire Asian trip.

The people are warm and friendly. The food is diverse and delicious. Kyoto retains much of its pre-World War II architecture and character and makes a great home base for meaningful side trips.

Traveling to Kyoto, Japan? Settle into this beautiful and historic place and take a look at these 5 things you must do in Kyoto, Japan.

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Interiors, Pattern & Texture

Color of the Week: Chinese Red

May 20, 2013 • By
Temple of Heaven - Night Event

Temple of Heaven – Evening Event

For better or worse, no one quite owns a color the way China owns red. Throughout history, the color and the country have been connected, be it through feng shui, spirituality or politics.

Red China…red silk…red flags…red for good luck…red for temple doors…