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Gesshoji Temple, Matsue

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  • lush and green temple sight mixing shinto with zen. portrait picture with the giant stone turtle is a must.  more »
  • This temple has one of the oldest teahouses in Matsue. The historic teahouse is off to the side of the main temple which you see upon entry (we had to ask to see it). The main temple serves tea which ...  more »
  • Today we take 0630 wake up. After a meal on foot headed to-JI. Here, in the listed historic sites of successive Matsue Lord Matsudaira family Temple, each mausoleum to Matsudaira 9 generations in addition to as Lord of 7th St.-Exo public tea tea circle Hermitage, sumo wrestler Raiden's monument, right historical relics and ruins had many. It is said ohgame has become the sixth Lord, Tsung-Yun temple, Hisashi collection Memorial Foundation, every night wandering the streets of Matsue. So are said to live longer in this turtle and patted her head and photography.
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  • I loved how there were hardly any people, so you can fully appreciate the temple structures and grounds. The giant turtle is a must-see. Very unusual and noble looking.
  • This is yet another beautiful temple and it's close to Matsue Castle.
  • It is a Temple famous for saying mofu point Matsue clan Matsudaira family Temple is Koizumi Yakumo caught here 龜 stone material and wrote ghost stories.
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  • This is the Matsudaira family Temple. Nice garden and the surprise is the size of a grave.
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  • Beautiful season of hydrangea. Like to see take a look at the stone turtle.
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