竹田城

Top 10 Most Searched Japanese Castle Today.

Which castles are most popular in Japan? Following ranking is a top 10 most searched castles of Japan. Takeda Castle (Volume 60,500/month) Takeda Castle is a mountain castle in Hyogo. This castle became famous for sea of ​​clouds. Matsumoto Castle (Volume 40,500/month) Matsumoto Castle is a accessible from Tokyo and photogenic castle. This is the closest castle which has an authentic donjon from Tokyo. Kumamoto Castle (Volume 40,500/month) Kumamoto Castle is a very popular among castle fans in Japan. The builder of the castle Kato Kiyomasa is respected castle builder of Japan. Inuyama Castle (Volume 40,500/month) Inuyama Castle is a photogenic castle which has an authentic donjon. The downtown area is too a popular sightseeing sight. Odawara Castle (Volume 33,100/month) […]

小田原城 馬出門

The Ocean View from Odawara Castle is Great But…

Odawara is Very Close to Tokyo I wanted to try out my new Nikon SLR digital camera, so I went to Odawara Castle. It will be one and half a hour from Shinjyuku Station. Hakone hot spring resort is next to it too. 10 Minutes Walk. There is Odawara Castle. Sumiyagura-corner tower Many Buildings of Odawara Castle are Restored. Umadashimon Gate In Odawara Castle, many buildings have been restored. You can see medieval Japanese castle in full scale. Umayakuruwa。 Akaganemon and internal moat. Sumiyoshi Bridge Akaganemon means copper gate. There are copper plate ornaments on this gate. Tokiwagimon Shocking!! The donjon is under construction. I couldn’t enter this day. The […]