Himeji is a city of approximately 500,000 inhabitants located an hour west of Osaka. The highlight of Himeji is Himeji castle, the most outstanding castle still standing in Japan.
Aus dem Himeji-Reiseführer
Today I've been to the most famous castle of Japan (Himeji castle). An advise here take the combi ticket with the garden as again this is a great garden. Japan is defenately the place with the most beautiful gardens in the world. At least I thinks so It is so great to sit next to a small river ...
Posted in Jean's travel blog by jeansblog
Himeji Castle and Kobe
With Osaka fully seen in just 2 days I decided to take a day trip to HImeji castle, supposedly the must see castle of Japan. So i took the train 1 hour from Osaka, noticing that on the way I passed Kobe. I decided to visit the Koen next to the castle first, which had some very interesting gardens ...
Posted in Carpe Japan by leiasj