Kyoto I

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..and TUJ students are off to Kyoto, Japan’s most treasured city.

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TUJ school trip to Kyoto

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Let the adventures began. Photo Credit: Amber Wang

 

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..but first, let me wash my hands.

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TUJ student varies expressions during the “silly face”

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Sally performing a tradition at the shrine where she fans the smoke on herself for good health

 

 

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I love the sight of a small shrine with a Japanese gardens above a bridge under a pond.

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Jeremy and Hale reading the prayers

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Sally with the pre-bloom of the cherry blossoms

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Hale relaxing after the long walk to the shrine

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Reflective ball shows the image of the nearby Temple

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Shrines and Temples are traditional not meant to be a tourist attraction, but a religious place

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TUJ students overlooking the city of Kyoto

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white cherry blossoms

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