Friday, May 8, 2015

Foreign Friday

Kumamoto Castle
April 1980

Kumamoto Castle is one of the three largest in Japan. This castle took seven years (1601 - 1608) to complete. The castle is approximately 8 miles in circumference, having a main tower, secondary tower, 49 turrets, 29 castle gates, and numerous other structures.

Previous posts on this castle can be seen here.


8 comments:

  1. Seems like every time I check out your Friday post the first thought I have is "Wow, it's already Friday again!" lol

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  2. Is that a "peace pole" in front?

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  3. Impressive. I looked at the past link too.

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  4. 8 MILES?? I can not even picture that in my mind.

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  5. Lovely. I like Kumamoto oysters. hehe.

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  6. Were you able to go inside it?

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  7. It must be huge! I always look forward to your FF photos.

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  8. Oh my goodness, I bet that was just AWESOME to see. Thanks for the links to the other posts on this.

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