Kōko-en Garden

Ohayo Gozaimasu! Kōko-en Garden When it comes to tourist attractions in Japan most people think of the amazing, ancient Japanese castles with their unique, multi-tiered architecture and magnificent details. Or perhaps you plan to visit the shinto shrines with their torii. Or perhaps you like the idea of spending some solace within the walls of… Continue reading Kōko-en Garden


Himeji Castle

Ohayo Gozaimasu! Himeji Castle After having been in Himeji, Japan for over two weeks, I finally got a chance to visit, explore, and be amazed by the wonder that is Himeji castle. Hundreds of years of culture in one building. And it was nothing like visiting a European castle with the rooms full of furniture,… Continue reading Himeji Castle