Mount Shosha

Mount Shosha.

If you feel like doing some hiking, consider this option. The Mount Shosha temple was featured in the movie, the Last Samurai and many other movies and tv shows because of its amazing scenery and lack of modern objects in the area. This temple is a complex that has over 1000 years of history. Start […]

Himeji Castle

The Himeji Castle is Japan’s best-preserved castle from the feudal era.

The Himeji Castle is Japan’s best-preserved castle from the feudal era. Also known as the White Heron Castle because of its elegant, white appearance and imposing size, and stunning beauty. It has been well preserved through the years and has survived wars, earthquakes, and fires. It is one of the country’s original twelve castles and […]

Kokoen Gardens

When visiting the Himeji Castle in Himeji, Japan take a moment and walk through the beautiful gardens that surround it. The gardens were constructed in 1992 on the site of the feudal lord’s west residence and consist of nine separate gardens that are walled off. They are designed in the Edo Period style and feature […]

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