Japan, 2001

Exploring the region near the hometown of the bride and groom. Konpira Temple is a complex that extended well up the hill.

...there be dragons...

A side trip to Hiroshima, where the locals don't seem too caught up in the past. That's for the tourists and foreigners.

Nara, the original "capital" of Japan, if only for a short time, with a massive temple grounds.

Which housed a massive Buddha.

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