Another unexpected temple, this time, walking downtown Sapporo, Hokkaido. We tend to miss the many shrines and temples of Southern islands of Kyushu and Shikoku.
Sometimes, it is hard to tell the difference between a shrine and a temple! Actually, many Japanese practice both religions, and this may explain it as well. This article will hep you tell the difference.
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