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Kyoto Looks Beautiful from the Sky

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If you plan on visiting Japan, do yourself a favor and go to Kyoto. And if you can fly around like a drone, even better.

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As Dylan Cuthbert at Q-Games points out, this 4K footage gives a peek at Kyoto’s incredible beauty.

This footage was taken by Tyler Walkey at Awadrone.

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Originally from Texas, Ashcraft has called Osaka home since 2001. He has authored six books, including most recently, The Japanese Sake Bible.

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DISCUSSION

Eh? Aside from the color of the roof tiles, Kyoto castle looks identical to Osaka castle? Right down to the building proportion and the structure of the multilevel roofs.

Does it also split in half and reveal its the true golden form from beneath the earth like in Osaka?