Golden Pavilion – one of the most beautiful Japanese temples, located in Kyoto
Golden Pavilion – one of the most beautiful Japanese temples, located in Kyoto. The time of its construction dates back to the year 1397. , Was built for the Shogun Ashikaga Yoshimitsu, it is covered with sheets of real gold, and the top of the building is decorated with Chinese phoenix. After the death of his grandson, the shogun, inspired by the splendor of the Golden Pavilion, decided to create a similar, covered with silver, but for some reason the house remained wooden. Today, the temple is used to store the relics of Buddha.