This site is a Guide to the 215 castles in Japan I've personally visited and 139 donated by readers. Begin by selecting from among these top categories.
Fukuyama Castle July 29, 2016
Lampshade, It's a pretty safe bet that most cultural attractions and museums in Japan will be closed on Monday. I made the same mistake enough times before I finally learned to ...
Fukuyama Castle July 28, 2016
The castle is closed on Mondays! As a side note, Fukuyama Station didn’t seem to have too many lockers and all of them were full when I was there so if you’re carrying a bag th...
Kakunodate Castle July 10, 2016Comments RSS
The streets were starting to be covered by Sakura which made the visit worthwhile. The Samurai houses were very interesting but very crowded due to the beginning of Hanami.