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Matsumoto castle, Japan


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Nagoya Castle

... Japanese castles and sieges, we are not talking about castles that look like Himeji Castle.

Top 15 most Amazing Castles in Japan

Hachiman Castle

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Himeji Castle, one of Japan's first UNESCO sites, and the most elegant Japanese castle

Himeji Castle (姫路城 Himeji-jō)—built on a hilltop in Himeji, Hyōgo Prefecture in 1333, it is composed of 83 buildings and was equipped with advanced ...

Japan's Must See Castles

Himeji Castle

Top Japanese Castles

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The 7 best castles in Japan. Hirosaki Castle

Japanese castles are familiar to movie lovers, gamers, and anyone interested in world history. Their iconic designs and impressive appearance are a stark ...

Nagoya Castle

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As most of you know, I'm a “castle hunter“. I love exploring Japanese castles and I've recently cracked the 'magic 100 mark'. That means I've visited over ...

Himeji Castle

Best Japanese Castles to Visit

Top 10 Things to Do in Matsumoto City (Nagano, Japan)

Spectacular Japanese castles. A symbol of medieval Japan.

The towering Himeji Castle in Hyogo is so magnificent in history and successful in preservation that

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Kumamoto Castle. Top Japanese Castles

I've logged thousands of miles of travel through the years in pursuit of the two Japanese things that interest me the most: trains and castles. Needless to ...

Osaka castle, Japan

Japan is a land of many wonders, teeming with a rich and vibrant culture and many beautiful traditions. There are also several things very unique to the ...

Castle, Japanese Garden, Samurais & Geishas- Top Things To Do In Kanazawa,

Close up of the roof of a temple in Kyoto, Japan

Matsumoto Castle and its red bridge.

Ozu Castle

Okinawa is home to a unique culture that differs considerably from that of mainland Japan. Until the islands were invaded by the Satsuma domain (present day ...

The 5 Best Castles In and Around Tokyo

Hikone Castle. 663highland/Wikimedia Commons/CC BY 3.0. One thing's for sure about 16th and 17th century Japan: They loved their castles.

Opinions insist some castles are better than others, but subjectively, there is truly no such thing as the “best” castle to visit in Japan.

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... castle with supposedly a 9-story tenshu.

The gardens of Nijo Castle in Kyoto.

Nagoya Castle walls.

Original castles of Japan – Matsue Castle

Exploring Nagoya Castle in Japan

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 to ...

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Kokura Castle mote Kokura Castle ...

Kumamoto Castle is a symbol of Kyushu, and lies at the heart of it.

Odawara Castle

Japanese Castles and Cherry Blossoms

Japan's 10 Most Popular Castles Ranked: The Winner Is..

Kochi Castle (高知城, Kochijo) is one of just twelve Japanese castles to have survived the fires, wars and other catastrophes of the post feudal age.

Now that I have built up your expectations, it is time to scupper them. What I want to talk about is Chiba Castle or Chiba-jo in Japanese.

Himeji Castle

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Beautiful white Kochi Castle is a Japanese castle in Kochi built by Yamanouchi Kazutoyo in 1601

Best Japanese Castles to Visit

Day Trip to Himeji Castle in Japan

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A fun offbeat destination in Japan would be the 2nd largest city in Nagano Prefecture that's known for its stunning castle: Matsumoto City! via ...

Discover Himeji Castle - Japan

Top 15 most Amazing Castles in Japan

Kochi Castle; Kochi Castle ...

The Crow and the Heron: An inside look at the legendary Himeji and Matsumoto castles of Japan - CNET

Osaka Castle - 2019 All You Need to Know BEFORE You Go (with Photos) - TripAdvisor

Osaka Castle during cherry blossom season.

What are Japanese Castles Like?

Kochi Castle is one of the few remaining original castles in Japan, meaning that it survived both the Edo and Meiji eras when many castles were destroyed.


Hiroshima Castle

Castles. Peer into Japan's feudal history

View image of Kumamoto Castle is known throughout Japan because of its signature black colour (Credit: Credit: EDU Vision/Alamy)

Osaka Castle. #Kansai has some of the most stunning fall foliage in the country. Read it

It is fortified, but the castle walls and defensive elements are far less imposing than what you'll find at other castles. It ...

Japanese Castle Design

Matsumoto Castle, ("Crow Castle"), Matsumoto,, Nagano Prefecture near Tokyo.

Himeji Castle | 2 Aussie Travellers

The list features the regular line-up of famous spots like shrines, temples and castles to more niche locations that even Japanese people aren't familiar ...

Matsumoto castle, Japan. Picture. Bodiam Castle, England

The “typical” Japanese castle must undoubtedly be Himeji Castle, ...

The Crow: Matsumoto Castle