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Lake Biwa Canal, Kyoto

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  • Despite the rain, there was a lot of people are seen passing under the Canal there is a splendid brick waterway nanzen-ji Temple, and going to the right, up the slope to the left, hydrophobic was not so much that the water is beautiful (^ ^;
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  • Carpenter Lake Biwa to Kyoto and hung five years completed 0/1890 (1890), with abundant water flowed even now. Have thin flow along the path of philosophy, but here is his shunt of hydrophobic.
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  • Upstream from the elevated waterway nanzen-Ji's masterful Fushimi until varied views downstream. Kyoto City is kamogawa River and East Takase River, it is blending town and river in the Lake Biwa feature I think. Spring and autumn can enjoy views of the fall foliage, such as four seasons.
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  • This waterway connects the biggest lake "Biwa" in Japan and the city of Kyoto. Namely providing water with the city. Very beautiful in Spring with cherry blossoms.
  • Beautiful walking place.
  • A very photogenic spot. Many locals visit here every spring for cherry blossoms. There is a famous temple named Miidera nearby, and the History Museum as well.
  • Project for the recovery of Kyoto City. In the power supply, ensure the tap and public service employment. Because of these three buildings. It is a great building concept in modern architectural heritage to become at that time did not make, but I really should leave to future generations. The cherry blossom season is 🌸 really beautiful. This blisters when you come by car's mousetrap police bridge in the West, so be careful with it.
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  • 水道沿途風景很美,渠道非常乾淨,若坐京板電車地達時沿著渠道直走到底就是三井寺。

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