Things to do in Japan 2 – Nara
A 45 minute train ride from Osaka is all you need to visit one of the most interesting places in Japan. Nara is known for the massive wooden temple – Todai-ji temple – as well as for the tame Sika deer.
Wooden temples might be impressive, but I went with the purpose of adding some new deer buddies to my circle of acquaintances. That was not a challenge at all. They are literally everywhere.
Sika deer are considered heavenly creatures since according to legends, a mythological guard once arrived to Nara riding a white deer to guard the capital.…