Sasayama Castle April 25, 2017
The video presentation of the history for building this castle was first rate. Probably the best I have seen, very good English subtitles.
Takeda Castle April 24, 2017
Takeda Castle has the nickname “Japan’s Machu Picchu,” due to the spectacular appearance of its stone walls sitting atop of the mountain. I went on a bus tour here in 2013. I’d ...
Nijo Castle April 24, 2017Comments RSS
No Tenshukaku (donjon) remains at Nijou-jou, but you can climb the stone works and see hundreds of carp in the hori (moat). There is a space in the middle of the complex where a...