Kegonji Temple, also referred to as Suzumushi-dera Temple (the “cricket” temple) due to the large number of crickets that can be heard around the temple. Kegonji Temple Read more [...]
Saihoji Temple is Buddhist temple from the Rinzai Zen sect which is famous for its moss garden, which probably the best in Japan. Unfortunately access to Saihoji Temple, also known as Kokedera (Moss Temple) requires an application in advance. Saihoji Temple, in Kyoto, is designated as a Special Place of Scenic Beauty and a UNESCO World Heritage Site and forms part of the Historic Monuments of Ancient Kyoto (Kyoto, Uji and Otsu Cities) listing.