Japan is one of the wondeful countries in Asia with a lot of amazing destinations and rich culture. It is the reason why there are a lot of people want to visit the place each year. If Osaka is modern, Kyoto will show tourists traditionally, although the last day of autumn is not in peak tourist season, tourists still visit these two cities to feel poetic and romantic.
September is an ideal time to visit Kyoto and Osaka next fall and exciting festivals are coming. If Osaka is modern, Kyoto represents the traditional beauty of Japan, with its ancient temples and busy streets, but still retains the elegance of mourning.
When visiting Kyoto, tourists can not miss the most famous temple in there is Fushimi Inari which has Chinese means “great lily” and is like the grain of rice. Visitors come here to see thousands of red paintings, called the Senbon Torii impressed. In order to complete the journey, you will lose 2-3 hours, just watching the red gate, and can spend time praying.
Furthermore, Kyoto has so many temples with each representing a different meaning, a temple for love, and temples for study and examination.
Before entering the temple, you will usually go through a spiritual sacrifice ritual. Moreover, tourists can wash their face; hands cool water flow to the temple gate. Besides that, you can visit Kinkakuji or the Golden Pavilion temple, is considered one of the important temples for the spiritual life of the Japanese people. The temple is quietly in the middle of the lake, gold inlaid, the top is the image of the Phoenix, creating a majestic beauty and magnificent.
In addition, when visiting these places, tourists can admire the beauty of the kimono and yukata which are available everywhere in both Kyoto and Osaka. Furthermore, if you want to try on the Japanese shirts, you can easily rent yukata shirts for summer or kimono for winter and spring everywhere in Kyoto. These clothes with colors give you an authentic experience of Japanese culture. The price of a yukata or kimono is quite high but worth the price and you will be consulted makeup, hair the most suited to yourself.
Moreover, Kyoto is also famous for its traditional tea-making villages. Foods like ice cream, desserts made from matcha, have a very special flavor that no one else has.
Osaka is the third largest city in Tokyo, just behind Tokyo and Yokohama. Many people compare Osaka as the soul of Japan. The city is also the capital of delicious, beautiful and fancy food, as well as crowded commercial centers. You can spend a whole week here, just to visit the mall, try the delicately processed dishes. Osaka’s most famous landmark is Osaka Castle at Castle Park. Although destroyed and rebuilt many times, its beauty is preserved. If you come here, try ice cream or strawberry ice cream. These are all favorite desserts in the summer and autumn.
Besides that referring to Osaka, it must mention Dotonbori, the street food, crowded trade. You can also watch the traditional Bunraku puppet show at the theaters in Dotobori. The Dotoborigawa canal area is home to the most crowded visitors, brightly lit neon lights, reflecting off the water, creating sparkling nightlife. Also at Dotonbori, do not forget to eat the takoyaki (octopus cake) along with the mayonnaise, which is said to originate in Osaka, which is always recommended when coming to Osaka.
Osaka and Kyoto are wonderful destinations in Japan. Therefore, if you want to visit these places or looking for more information about Japan. You can visit Asia Day Tour to get more.