Chinese purple forest The forest Purple is a very special place that is surrounded by an atmosphere that exudes mysticism. The striking feature of the forest is the color of its leaves: all trees and shrubs have violet tones.
KANSAI-KYOTO: Kibune: A town near Kyoto that has restaurants that let you dine above the stream, a relatively famous temple, and is hiking distance from an onsen on the other side of the mountain. I think spending the night at the onsen, then hiking here to spend the day, then hiking back to the onsen to spend another night, would be a delightful experience. :)
Things To Do in Kyoto: Highlights For First-Time Visitors
Travelling to Kyoto for the first time, but unsure where to start? The land of the rising sun, still deeply anchored in tradition, will certainly surprise you in the best possible way. More: http://toeuropeandbeyond.com/an-introduction-to-kyoto-highlights-for-the-first-time-visitors/ #Japan #travel