Eternally Radiant Himeji Castle

Journeys in Japan

28m 00s
Broadcast on May 31, 2022 Available until March 31, 2024

Himeji Castle is the finest surviving example of early 17th-century castle architecture in Japan, with its main keep intact for 4 hundred years. For its soaring elegance and color, it is fondly called the White Heron Castle. On this episode of Journeys in Japan, we introduce not only the beauty and history of Himeji Castle, but also the culture and tradition of the town surrounding it.

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