Monday, June 28, 2010

Kamakura Images - Please click on slideshow to visit collection

It's hard to believe that this quiet little town with its many temples was once the political capital of Japan during the Kamakura shogunate, from 1185 to 1333. These days Kamakura is a very popular day trip from Tokyo for both locals and tourists. Its principle draws are Shonan Beach, its many temples, quiet gardens and nature trails. Located a mere 55 minutes from Tokyo, its popularity is a given, world's away from high-rises...

Kamakura Images Gallery - Images by John Lander

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