Kyoto, Japan Weekend Trip

Cherry blossom time at the Botanical Garden, Kyoto. Picture taken 4/10/2004. Cherry blossom time at the Botanical Garden, Kyoto. Picture taken 4/10/2004.
Kinkakuji, Temple of the Golden Pavilion. Kinkakuji, Temple of the Golden Pavilion.
Rock garden of the Ryoanji Temple. Rock garden of the Ryoanji Temple.
Ginkakuji, Temple of the Silver Pavilion. Note the replica of Mt. Fuji in the sand garden. Ginkakuji, Temple of the Silver Pavilion.
Moss collection for restoration at Ginkakuji. Moss collection for restoration at Ginkakuji.
Bamboo stick defenses at Kiyomizu Temple. Bamboo stick defenses at Kiyomizu Temple.
Geisha girls at Kiyomizu Temple. Kyoto can be seen in the background. Geisha girls at Kiyomizu Temple.
Cherry blossoms on the water at Kiyomizu Temple. Cherry blossoms on the water at Kiyomizu Temple.
Walk along the Kamo River near the Kyoto Prefecture Botanical Garden. Kamo River near the Kyoto Prefecture Botanical Garden.
Near the south entrance to Kyoto Prefecture Botanical Garden. Near the south entrance to Kyoto Prefecture Botanical Garden.