We took a trip to the Golden Temple, or the Rokuon-ji, a Zen Buddhist Temple in Kyoto, Japan.
Our trip to the Fox Shrine in Kyoto, where my classmates and I really embraced the culture and participated in the rituals at the shrines and temples.
We got a good glimpse of some of the culture when we visited local markets, temples, and the market for lunch and shopping.
A Coke employee explaining the sophisticated coffee vending machines and their tea-making process to us. We also had the opportunity to sample many of Coke’s beverages.
The SVP of Human Resources greeting us at Coke and gave us a fabulous presentation
We really enjoyed the Toyota presentation, and had the opportunity to explore the Toyota museum and showroom. Although we couldn’t take pictures in the Toyota plant we visited, they had a replica.
We had a traditional, celebratory barrel of sake at our formal Japanese dinner.
We had the opportunity to get out and explore Japanese night life.