Eishō-ji Temple, Kamakura

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  • June 6, 2017
    I think you would like Kamakura and lot tourists come, the temple is passing in front and parked rickshaw, hidden spot and seasonal flowers are flowers in bloom are posted near the entrance, so try and Mito Tokugawa family would visit during the rainy season, which started exactly bloom hydrangea is related to the old temple of trefoil Hollyhock in front of the House, so
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  • May 9, 2017
    Worth a look: 300 yen for adults. Not many people there, was a beautiful Wisteria trellis Bach Dang. The dark is hard, but in a deep cave, small beautiful seated Buddha who like. 点sanai light and invisible. Kikyo, and Tokugawa AOI family crest is overlaid with a splendid gate at the entrance, and enters the four lines on the wall comes to you in a lofty height.
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  • May 4, 2017
    Usually the gate was closed, its western gate but is at the entrance of the admission. A solemn atmosphere, seems to be so much the temple is 300 yen is like a small flower garden.
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  • March 5, 2017
    The Temple of the Jodo sect. Flowering trees and shrubs of the environment is beautiful. Is the admission, 300 yen. Nokyo-sho the previous note had my hand this time.
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  • October 23, 2016
    Amida, Tokugawa Iemitsu donors. My sister is a priest. Back to the bamboo forest. In the Temple of the Tokugawa family, the only Nunnery in Kamakura. The priest worked Mito Tokugawa Princess anthem's history.
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  • February 21, 2017
    And explore the garden while enjoying plum blossoms of spring still February, became a quiet mood.
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  • May 2, 2016
    I worship at the 29 / 04 / 2016. Always is the main gate of JR Yokosuka line has been stiffly shut. Admission can be entered from the entrance, past the main gate. Paying 200 yen admission fee, entrance route to go as butsuden, Buddha shrine Temple (karamon), Bell Tower can be seen smoothly. Especially Tokugawa Iemitsu donor unkei made the wooden Amitabha Buddha and oversee the Act natural also wooden Daishi is enshrined. If you open the door you can see in the front. Might as well especially to Buddha Zodiac sculptures since their zodiac to elevens. These are the remains of temple during the Edo period. Counting from Ōta dōkan hidekatsu hospital open in 4 second son Yasushi (yasusuke) daughter. And I'd called, who served Tokugawa Ieyasu. Served as the adoptive mother of the Mito House founder Tokugawa yorifusa, title and wins the British Academy and became a priest after the death of Shogun Tokugawa Ieyasu. Shrine built by Mito mitsukuni hidekatsu hospital after his death, the Imperial Palace is the most representative.  Called Mito Palace in the old days, on both sides of the main gate of trefoil Hollyhock is suite main gate open earthen wall of loess is only death of British WINS. From Bach Dang at the back gate of the Wisteria and the JR Yokosuka line also hear here at Valley to wind into the swaying bamboo and bamboo forest entrance might be fun sometimes hear sounds but ruined. Reizei phase (reisenn for final) of mother "izayoi diary" of there was a memorial tower called the grave of author abutsuni.
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  • May 6, 2017
    From the cave, on the left side and comes out from the right side.
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Given the easy access from Tokyo via a number of public transport options, the vast majority of visitors to Kamakura choose to stay in the capital and head here for a day trip. If you feel there's too much to see in one day, then you'll be pleased to find a decent selection of accommodations in Kamakura itself. Down by the sea sit perhaps the most luxurious of the crop, with sea views high on the list of desires for those who stay here. Follow the river as it snakes inland past the train station, and you'll see a good number of more standard hotels, as well as particularly budget-friendly guesthouses.
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