Category: Castle

Imperial Palace, Tokyo

Feature of Edo-jo Castle The “Imperial Palace” which is ruins of the Edo-jo Castle is one of the popular tourist attractions. As well as palace or Imperial Household Agency Government...

Aobajo (Sendaijo) Castle, Miyagi

The “Aobajo Castle” as an elegant name Sendai which is the greatest town in the Tohoku district. Speaking of the tourist attraction representing Sendai, it is the “Sendaijo Castle”. The...

Okayama-jo Castle, Okayama

The old-fashioned structure This castle called an alias “Ujo” (Crow Castle), and it is characterized by the structure that attached “Shitami-ita” (wooden board siding with battens) of the black lacquer...

Odawara-jo Castle, Kanagawa

Both adults and children can enjoy The Odawara-jo Castle is a popular tourist attraction of Odawara-shi. The castle tower is reopened in 2016 and attracts attention more. The Odawara ruined...

Hiroshima-jo Castle, Hiroshima

The typical city developed as a modern castle town The starting point of the town in Hiroshima — it is no exaggeration to say that it is in the Hiroshima-jo...

Nijo-jo Castle, Kyoto

Nijo-jo Castle became symbolically place which shows beginning and the end of the Edo period Nijo-jo Castle is plains castles in the Kyoto central part which Ieyasu Tokugawa built at...

Nagoya Castle, Aichi

The history that the feudal lord of the Owari Tokugawa family Speaking of the sightseeing spot representing Nagoya, Nagoya Castle will be mentioned it as the first on the list....

Osaka-jo Castle, Osaka

Fall into feeling of the time slip 400 years ago Hideyoshi Toyotomi built Osaka Castle at the Azuchi-Momoyama era. The gorgeous and forcible structure which feels Hideyoshi’s vigor is a...

Matsuyama-jo Castle

Greeted 400 years Yoshiaki Katou built the Matsuyama-jo castle which rises up in the Matsuyama-shi central part of Ehime prefecture from 1602 to about 26 years. Matsuyama-jo Castle which greeted...

Matsumoto-jo Castle

Very elegant appearance Matsumoto Castle which is a symbol of Matsumoto in Nagano. This beautiful castle of the comparison of the black and white shows a very elegant appearance backed...