Bentendo and the red bridge (Photo: Cathy Cawood)

Autumn at Daigo Temple

World Heritage Site basking in the autumn sunshine

Cathy Cawood   - 1 min read

I already did a photo story about Daigo Temple in the snow, but I want to share photos that show how lovely it also is in autumn. Autumn foliage glows pond, echoing the red of Bentendo and the bridge. Yellow afternoon light illuminates the yellow leaves on the trees around the pagoda. During the middle of the week there were few other visitors, so the atmosphere was calm and relaxing.

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Cathy Cawood

Cathy Cawood @cathy.cawood

 I came to Japan in 2003 to teach English. I lived in Shiga prefecture for 1 year, and it still holds a special place in my heart. I lived in Kyoto for 9 years, then moved to Machida, Tokyo in 2014 after meeting my Japanese partner. I love to take photos, and my Japan in Pictures Facebook page ha...