Himeji Yasukuni Shrine, Himeji

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  • July 7, 2017
    The Yasukuni temple is located a 1-minute walk from Himeji Castle. It is a very quiet and relaxing place. You can admire the cherry blossoms during bloom (early April) and above can attend public ceremonies of traditional shinto wedding. The groom dressed in black kimono, priests and his assistants dressed in white and red and the beautifully made-up bride. You need a bit of luck to come across a good date and time. I recommend the morning and early afternoon. Day to avoid any religious marriage October 10, a bad day in the Buddhist calendar.
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  • May 13, 2017
    Himeji Yasukuni Shrine was only about 5 minutes walk from Himeji Castle compound. The Shrine compound was very quiet and peaceful. During sakura period, the place would be crowded with people both for...  more »
  • April 21, 2017
    Cherry blossom season will come look you want! The other day, visiting for the first time, was done in the carpet of cherry and cherry! Mind, as it was washed.
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The UNESCO-protected castle brings plenty of visitors to Himeji, so the quiet city possesses enough accommodations to be able to suit their eclectic tastes and diverse budgets. Located in clusters among the main commercial squares close to the train station, you'll find the main hotels, including budget and luxury options. Look to the side streets of this central district for a fair selection of hostels and guesthouses. The high speed train service connecting Himeji to Osaka and Kyoto means that many visitors choose to visit during a day trip from one of these large cities.
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