This site is a Guide to the 163 castles in Japan I've personally visited and 130 donated by readers. Begin by selecting from among these top categories.
Yuzuki Castle October 22, 2014
Visited 12 Feb 2014 (http://withinstrikingdistance.wordpress.com/2014/10/14/field-report-matsuyama-12-february-2014-part-33/), right after Matsuyama Castle and the obligatory vi...
Iyo Matsuyama Castle October 22, 2014
Visited 12 Feb 2014 (http://withinstrikingdistance.wordpress.com/2014/09/17/field-report-matsuyama-12-february-2014-part-23/). Always a thrill to visit an intact castle, and I'...
Nagoya Castle October 22, 2014Comments RSS
Visited 13 Feb 2014 (http://withinstrikingdistance.wordpress.com/2014/10/22/field-report-nagoya-13-february-2014-part-12/). Work on rebuilding the Honmaru Palace is well into i...