Shizuoka castle, Shizuoka

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Original walls and a moat dating from the end of the 16th century surround Shizuoka castle, once an important feudal fortress from the Edo period. See the original gate and window-like holes used to place weapons. Inside the reconstructed castle, you can observe the model of the original structure and displays of the archeological artifacts related to the ruins. Take the English-language audio guide and roam freely through the minimalist rooms. Wrap up you visit with a hot beverage from the teahouse, located in the lush onsite garden. Our Shizuoka trip itinerary planner makes visiting Shizuoka castle and other Shizuoka attractions simple, and helps you make a travel plan personal to you.
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  • August 17, 2017
    Want to know the historical figure Tokugawa Ieyasu, come to this here image: there are three model courses received 獲, Castle mode 擬 Seattle, ancient cultural relics show and the said Information is between the rich, there are still 導 覽 quite free to borrow.
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  • August 11, 2017
    It was not rebuilt the castle to the poor. The Museum is hot again?. Air conditioning will break the atmosphere, but cannot be visited slowly. Because presbyopia is not dark can't see well. I feel important but hey I want to improve.
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  • August 5, 2017
    Can you see at night in the light of the White Castle of Tokugawa Ieyasu in building. It is located Castle is not large, but the walk from the Center.
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The main set of accommodations in Shizuoka concentrates around the central train station. With some high-rise business hotels, traditional ryokans, and hostels to choose from, this conveniently located district offers options to suit a smorgasbord of tastes and budgets. Look along the coast to Yaizu for a group of accommodations with onsens close to the hot spring, where you can sample this quintessentially Japanese experience. Shimizu to the east has a number of grand hotels lining its waterfront, offering extensive views of the coast.
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