Kenchoji temple. Credit: Guilhem Vellut, licensed under CC.

5 Zen Temples of Kamakura (Gozan)

In the 13th century Japan was ruled by the Kamakura Shogunate, centered in Kamakura. As a result thereof many important, strategic and valuable constructions were made in the area. A significant event was the establishment of the Kamakura Gozan. Gozan translates to “5 mountains”, where “mountains” should be understood as temples. It is a hierarchical …

Teamlab Borderless Digital Art Exhibition

TeamLab Borderless (Digital Art Exhibition)

Tokyo’s most Instagram worthy spot. That’s a description often used for the Epson TeamLab Borderless exhibition. The Borderless exhibition is a huge, deeply including light exhibition in which a number of large rooms are lit up by various light installations. E-tickets for teamLab Borderless Spread over two floors, this enormous exhibition will leave you in …