Visit: Castles

2018.10.15
Tsuruga Castle, the Japanese castle that Resisted Attacks for a Whole Month
One thing I enjoy doing while traveling through Japan is to visit its dozens of castles. Although quite a few are modern replicas, they are beautiful
2018.08.27
Explore Japan’s Living History in the East Gardens of the Imperial Palace
With a giant moat, ancient, towering stone walls, and police officers and security guards around every corner, the Imperial Palace grounds, can be a l
2017.02.07
The 3 Best Places to See Cherry Blossoms in Fukuoka
1:  Tochoji temple Tochoji (東長寺) temple is an ancient temple founded in 806. It is famous for its 'lonesome cherry blossom' that you can see when y
Matsumoto Castle
2015.12.02
Matsumoto Castle was built 400 years ago to win gun battles (Nagano Prefecure)
The impressive, Matsumoto-jo Castle. The oldest castle tower in Japan has 5 tiers and 6 floors, and has been preserved in its current state for 400