Hiking in Fushimi Inari Shrine

Hello! And welcome to another Moonday!

Today I would like to share my time in Fushimi Inari Shrine. I spent about half day here before heading off to Osaka in the afternoon. I left my luggage in a locker in Kyoto station, there are no large size locker at JR Inari Station unfortunately. Hiking through the Torii gates is extremely easy, you can go at your own leisure pace or stop and turn back anytime. It is free the enter and the shrine was absolutely stunning. There’s a food store right next to the shrine that starts to set up around 10 – 11am for lunch, selling common Japanese street food like yakisoba and fried chicken. So you can grab a bite before the hike or after (or both!). Anyway, let’s move on.

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My visit to Miyajima (Transport, Deer, Shrine and Hiking)

Hi everyone, today is Moonday!

I have always wanted to share my travels with my friends, so this shall be my first ever blog post. March 2016 was my first time travelling solo, and my dream destination is JAPAN. I spent one week with my best friend’s family in Tokyo and another two weeks travelling around by myself. My first destination after Tokyo was Hiroshima/Miyajima. But in this post I’ll focus soley on my visit to Miyajima. Continue reading