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View to Kyoto from the temple area.

In the year 794, the Emperor Kammu built a new city named “Heian-Kyo” - Capital of Peace. Kyoto was the capital of Japan for 1200 years. Seventeen UNESCO World Cultural Heritage Sites are situated in a cityscape dominated by 2000 temples and shrines.

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  • Copyright: Achim Fried (John_F_Kennedy) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 5281 W: 56 N: 10482] (43763)
  • Genre: People
  • Medium: Color
  • Date Taken: 1999-04-02
  • Categories: Architecture
  • Photo Version: Original Version
  • Date Submitted: 2007-07-30 9:04
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