Everything was happening so fast that there was no time to think beyond the present moment, and everything was new.
It was, perhaps, the beginning of a cultural affair.
It is a story told ad nauseam.
Just outside of Kyoto, Uji is known for Uji matcha, The Tale of Genji, and The Tale of the Heike.
Without compromising your “cultured” image.
Wandering past the lazy riverbanks, I suddenly came upon Nonomiya-jinja, or “Shrine in the Country.”