Sandpoint is a small town (population: 8,000) in northern Idaho, about one hour from the Canadian border. The closest major airport is 90 minutes away in Spokane, Washington. In other words, this isn’t a place you might pass through by chance.
Kyoto, Japan which was once the country’s capital city is well known for its classical Buddhist temples, imperial palaces, and Shinto shrines. It’s a city filled with a rich history and strong culture. And also some pretty tasty pizza.