This site is a Guide to the 211 castles in Japan I've personally visited and 138 donated by readers. Begin by selecting from among these top categories.
Kanazawa Castle June 26, 2016
Visited a second time on 01 July 2015 (https://withinstrikingdistance.wordpress.com/2016/06/26/field-report-kanazawa-castle-japan-01-july-2015/). The Hashizume-mon - destroyed ...
Hikone Castle June 23, 2016
Himeji Castle June 13, 2016Comments RSS
Went today, a Monday, around 10:30am to 2PM and didnt have to wait anywhere for anything. In fact there were really no crowds at all, and we had interior areas all to ourselves ...