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Camellia at Jonan-gu

Jonan-gu is located in southern part of Kyoto. From late  11th century to the beginning of 12th century, consecutive emperors abdicated but stayed in power. In that case, they no longer stayed in designated imperial palace, but lived in detached palace, and Jonan-gu is one of them. Beautiful garden surrounds the shrine. We can enjoy… Read More »