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Kōyasan: A Trip to the Sacred Mountain

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Green and soothingly beautiful, Kōyasan in Wakayama is a spiritual retreat and one of Japan’s holiest sites. It features long avenues of vast cedar trees, as well as hundreds of temples and gardens. It’s also here that Kōbō Daishi, one of the most significant religious figures in the country, established the first centre of Shingon Buddhism some 1200 years ago.

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