|A hearty brunch before the start of the trip|
|Hachimangu Shrine. Kamakura's most important Shinto shrine.|
|Cherry blossom trees|
|Yup, we all bought gloves half way thru the trip. lol|
|A warm meal and coffe|
The Great Buddha of Kamakura is a bronze statue which stands on the grounds of Kotokuin Temple. With a height of 13.5 metres, it is the second tallest bronze Buddha statue in Japan, surpassed only by the statue in Nara's Todaiji Temple.
Hasedera is a temple of the Jodo sect, that is most famous for its statue of Kannon, the goddess of mercy. The temple is built along the slope of a wooded hill. It has a pretty garden with ponds at the base of the hill.
|Lookout point overlloking the coastal town|
|The beatiful temple grounds|
|Entrance to the Benten-kutsu Cave|