This site is a Guide to the 175 castles in Japan I've personally visited and 128 donated by readers. Begin by selecting from among these top categories.
Amagasaki Castle April 25, 2015
The historical significance is that Araki Murashige, a daimyo of Harima (today's'so Hyogo Pref) who rebelled against Oda Nobunaga, fled to Amagasaki-Jo in an attempt to urge the...
Nakagusuku Castle April 25, 2015
2km walk up hill from bus stop. Fantastic spot, great views, lots of walls. #30 Bus runs from bus stop B of Naha Bus terminal
Nakijin Castle April 24, 2015Comments RSS
Nice ruins good signage. Bus is 2100 each way. Best to get at airport (bus stop sign #2. Yanbaru Express) as it fills quickly with tour groups for the aquarium. This happened at...