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.
Van de Himeji Reisgids
Yesterday I picked up an extra shift in Himeji. It is a city about an 1 hour away form our apartment. In Himeji there is a huge castle, and it's one of the only ones that hasn't been converted into a museum. Our Lonely Planet book says that if you only see one castle in Japan, see the Himeji Castle ...
Posted in Tales From The Future by agc_cwm
姫路 Himeji and 大阪 Osaka
My final weekend of travelling in Japan had two destinations; the grandest castle in all the land and the liveliest nightlife in all of Kansai. I whisked a few hundred kilometers on the shinkansen and ended up in Himeji, home to one of the 4 castles which are deemed "National Treasures". Whatever ...
Posted in looking glass by ggithens