Went to the Asuka area for cycling and visiting old tumulus and mysterious stoneworks.
Bosatsu Hankazou at Chuguji Temple is one of the best Buddhism statues in Japan.
We drove to Nishino Kyo area in Nara to visit Yakushiji and Toshodaiji Temples. These temple’s sites were huge.
Nara is famous for free-range deer. About 1,200 deer are living, eating, resting, fighting, being fed and playing at Nara Park.
Todaiji Temple is astonishingly huge and the Great Buddha is 15m tall. I believe it’s difficult to understand the actual size unless you see it for real.
Around Ritou Terminal area in Ishigaki, you can find various tours to visit other Islands and shops.
Joined a guided tour to visit Iriomote Island and Yubu Island to take a Water-buffalo cart from Taketomi Island.
On Taketomi Island, each souvenir shop has its own taste and staff of the shop assist very politely.
Visited Taketomi Island to take the Water-buffalo cart to see the preservation village.
Found beautiful cats and Shisa on Taketomi Island.