Castles

Gifu Castle Panorama Night View

Jun 15, 2018 By Ray Proper

If you are looking for a cool place to spend a hot summer night I have just the spot; Gifu! Gifu City is a mere 20 minute train ride from Nagoya, but...[ Click to read more ]

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Himeji Castle – Japan’s Most Beautiful Castle

Nov 20, 2016 By Mark Guthrie

There are of course many beautiful castles all around Japan, but perhaps there is none so famed for its majesty as Hyōgo Prefecture's Himeji Castle. Designated as one of Japan's first UNESCO...[ Click to read more ]

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Himeji Castle

Himeji Castle: Too Big to Fail

Mar 22, 2016 By Justin Hanus

Matsumoto Castle, Kumamoto Castle and Himeji Castle are considered the Big Three of Japan’s castles. Of the exalted trio, Himeji Castle in Hyōgo Prefecture is the largest with 83 buildings...[ Click to read more ]

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