Beautiful Kiyomizu-dera Temple in Kyoto, Japan c. 1879

  • August 25, 2015

This beautiful view from 1879 shows Kyoto from Otowa-san Kiyomizu-dera. If you haven’t been there or seen this, it’s one of the most stunning sites to see in Kyoto, if not all of Japan.

View of Kyoto from beside the Hondō (本堂) of Kiyomizudera (京都 清水寺). – 1879

Source: Smithsonian