Nerd Nomads https://nerdnomads.com Travel and Adventure blog Wed, 10 Jun 2020 20:06:16 +0000 en-US hourly 1 Gion & Pontocho – A Night Stroll Through Kyoto’s Geisha District https://nerdnomads.com/gion-pontocho-kyoto https://nerdnomads.com/gion-pontocho-kyoto#comments Wed, 10 Jun 2020 19:58:08 +0000 https://nerdnomads.com/?p=25824 The Geisha districts Gion and Pontocho are a must-visit if you are planning a trip to Kyoto. Here we give you the ultimate walking route of Gion & Pontocho, with all the sights and highlights.

The post Gion & Pontocho – A Night Stroll Through Kyoto’s Geisha District appeared first on Nerd Nomads.

]]>
https://nerdnomads.com/gion-pontocho-kyoto/feed 2
Hozugawa River Boat Ride – Experience The Scenic Nature Of Kyoto https://nerdnomads.com/hozugawa-riverboat-ride-kyoto https://nerdnomads.com/hozugawa-riverboat-ride-kyoto#comments Mon, 11 May 2020 14:38:49 +0000 https://nerdnomads.com/?p=25742 The Hozugawa River Boat Tour is a fantastic way to experience Kyoto's nature. While Kyoto is most famous for its beautiful temples and well preserved historic neighborhoods, surrounding it is some truly spectacular nature with mountains, rivers, and forests. One of these green lungs is the western mountains surrounding the Hozugawa River.

The post Hozugawa River Boat Ride – Experience The Scenic Nature Of Kyoto appeared first on Nerd Nomads.

]]>
https://nerdnomads.com/hozugawa-riverboat-ride-kyoto/feed 2
Kiyomizu-dera Temple – A Guide To Kyoto’s Grandest Temple https://nerdnomads.com/kiyomizudera-temple-kyoto https://nerdnomads.com/kiyomizudera-temple-kyoto#respond Wed, 06 May 2020 14:52:16 +0000 https://nerdnomads.com/?p=25556 Kiyomizu-dera Temple is Kyoto's most popular and famous temple, surrounded by a vast forest. It is particularly beautiful during the Cherry Blossom season (March/ April) and Autumn Leaves season (November) when it is illuminated in the evenings. It is one of the biggest highlights of Kyoto and a must-visit!

The post Kiyomizu-dera Temple – A Guide To Kyoto’s Grandest Temple appeared first on Nerd Nomads.

]]>
https://nerdnomads.com/kiyomizudera-temple-kyoto/feed 0
The Palaces, Gates & Gardens of Nijo Castle РKyoto https://nerdnomads.com/nijo-castle-kyoto https://nerdnomads.com/nijo-castle-kyoto#respond Mon, 27 Apr 2020 19:50:31 +0000 https://nerdnomads.com/?p=25463 Nijo Castle is one of the absolute highlights of Kyoto. The lovely atmosphere, the beautiful Japanese Zen gardens, and the ancient palaces with their ornate gold-covered architecture and fantastic interiors and wall paintings - I love it all! Here is everything you need to know to get the ultimate visit to Nijo Castle, including the best walking route.

The post The Palaces, Gates & Gardens of Nijo Castle РKyoto appeared first on Nerd Nomads.

]]>
https://nerdnomads.com/nijo-castle-kyoto/feed 0
The Ultimate Travel Guide To Mt Fuji Five Lakes – Kawaguchi https://nerdnomads.com/mt-fuji-five-lakes-kawaguchiko https://nerdnomads.com/mt-fuji-five-lakes-kawaguchiko#respond Thu, 09 Apr 2020 21:17:10 +0000 https://nerdnomads.com/?p=24350 Here is all you need to know when planning a trip to Fuji Five Lakes - The sights, the best places to see and photograph Mt Fuji, the festivals and different seasons, how to get there, and where to stay.

The post The Ultimate Travel Guide To Mt Fuji Five Lakes – Kawaguchi appeared first on Nerd Nomads.

]]>
https://nerdnomads.com/mt-fuji-five-lakes-kawaguchiko/feed 0