The train/bus/walk combo adventure through Nagano was incredibly beautiful. The walk to this location in the park, in particular, was one of the most peaceful walks I've taken in awhile.
After a long day of travel we arrived in Kawaguchiko in the middle of a blizzard--not being able to see three feet in front of our faces. We were super blessed to wake up to clear skies as we had less than 14 hours in the town.
The Bamboo Groves of Kyoto. Despite being an hour from the city centre, the paths were stuffed with tourists from all over the world. The only way to avoid them was to look up.