This site is a Guide to the 181 castles in Japan I've personally visited and 127 donated by readers. Begin by selecting from among these top categories.
Aizu Wakamatsu Castle June 27, 2015
THE LAST SAMURI IN THE SMALL PHOTO -IS A CAUCASION-HE FOUGHT IN SOME OF THE LAST BATTLES WHEN HE WAS VERY YOUNG-& LIVED LONG ENOUGH FOR HIS PICTURE TO BE TAKEN-THE STONE WORK CA...
Hiroshima Castle June 19, 2015
Just one corner of the original area is home to the castle, surrounded by a large moat. Found it by accident, had no idea that there was a castle in Hiroshima.
Iga Ueno Castle June 19, 2015Comments RSS
This castle is well worth the trip to get there, and the ninja display and museum is a must see.