This site is a Guide to the 225 castles in Japan I've personally visited and 146 donated by readers. Begin by selecting from among these top categories.
Kumamoto Castle October 17, 2016
I got my calendar recently and it's a beauty! Not all of the months have before/after pics, but you get a large and small pic for each month (It's not stingy like many other J-c...
Hirosaki Castle October 11, 2016
The satellite images used on Google Earth show the tenshu in the process of being moved, very interesting! https://goo.gl/bv6eNS There is also a video on YouTube of the main ...
Kishiwada Castle October 10, 2016Comments RSS
Visited this castle when I was in Kishiwada for the exciting danjiri festival. The reconstructed keep looks nice enough. I didn't feel like paying to enter it, though The highli...