northern areas

Mt. Hiei and Ohara

Mountain mist on Hiei-zan

Major hall at Enryaku-ji

Maple leaves in front of Enryaku-ji

Prayer tags at Enryaku-ji

Gondola down from Hiei-zan

Entrance to Sanzen-in in Ohara

Cute nook in Sanzen-in 

Ajisai, or hydrangea, growing at Sanzen-in