Kōzan-ji Temple, Shimonoseki

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  • I actually was watching the nose Cup over the Chofu town found the entrance to the side in December this autumn is nice with horseback statue was thought after watching to see that people were sick of the history was the starting place of the
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  • It was also have a memorial for 11 month early it was still early, was a temple. There is free parking, very thin on the way. About stop on part of the walking tour is recommended.
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  • Located in Chofu castle town, a place with long Japan history. It is about 25-minute bus ride from the Shimonoseki train station. Impressive wooden gate and nice temple grounds.  more »
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  • Restoration of the temple is over. Look at the comments here, I knew. I am pleased that repair is done safely, and also made a contribution when she came ago the repair in the because it was soliciting donations. For me, best attractions is the treasure Hall. This is probably to Japan not only the number of a typical Zen (visiting) architecture. Hut Union with beautiful arching with fan rafters supported by refill braided fill under the eaves. Zen fine, decorative features such as columns of fire light window, waveform processing vertical rail (gable & waves) with clear and this building is a gem worth leaving to future generations.
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  • Takasugi Susumu made 挙兵 land. From here begins the history of modern Japan. Green and dive into the magnificent main gate seen from the overflowing treasure Hall comes into view. In a great spectacle. You can visit in fresh feelings. Out of seven Lord lurk around and there are a lot of cultural, the Mori family mausoleum.
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  • Near the main gate, fall foliage season is so good. 11 at the end of month is recommended. Great treasure.
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  • Castle town Chofu is a great thing about the old atmosphere. Four seasons will come through, but is still best autumn 🍁
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  • Is the recommended approach to the shrine after passing through the gate was renovated. Surrounded by greenery and quiet the mind will appear. We recommend a walk along the many tourists on weekday afternoons on.
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