Takeda Castle in Hyogo Prefecture

Takeda Castle – “The Castle in the Sky”

Hyogo Prefecture has a lot of great castles and thus is a must-visit for castle fans. Besides the famous (...)

Feb 3rd
´2014

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Izushi Castle

Izushi Castle in Hyogo Prefecture

Hyogo Prefecture has a lot of great castles such as the famous Himeji Castle. However, there are others you (...)

Jan 13th
´2014

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Top Japanese Castles

Great Japanese Castles You Just Have to Visit

As most of you know, I’m a “castle hunter“. I love exploring Japanese castles and I’ve recently cracked the (...)

Dec 3rd
´2013

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Kinojo Castle in Okayama Prefecture

Kinojo Castle in Okayama – The Demon’s Castle

When you hear the words “Okayama” and “castle”, then you probably immediately think of the great “Crow Castle” (Okayama (...)

Nov 20th
´2013

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Ozu Castle in Ehime Prefecture

Authentic and Majestic: Ozu Castle in Ehime

In September 2012 I had a long weekend and decided to go on a small castle tour through Ehime (...)

Nov 3rd
´2013

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Uwajima Castle in Ehime Prefecture

Uwajima Castle in Ehime Prefecture

In September 2012 I started a short “castle tour” through Shikoku on a long weekend. In previous journeys I (...)

Sep 22nd
´2013

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Imabari Castle in Ehime Prefecture

Imabari Castle – Ehime Prefecture

Ehime Prefecture has to offer a lot of great castles, so I went there for a short castle tour (...)

Sep 15th
´2013

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Shingu Castle Ruins

Shingu Castle Ruins (Wakayama)

When I visited one of the Kumano Grand Shrines, the Hayatama Taisha, I stumbled upon the Shingu Castle Ruins (...)

Jul 25th
´2013

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Sunpu Castle in Shizuoka

Sunpu Castle in Shizuoka

I only spent 2 days in Shizuoka Prefecture, but I managed to see a lot. The previous day I (...)

Apr 22nd
´2013

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