The historical legends of the Castle of the White Heron

Legend of White HeronTokyo– an indispensable element in the cultural program of any tourist. Already on the way to the mountain Hime becomes clear why the castle was called the White Heron. The white walls, the corners of roofs, aspiring upward surprising harmony with the landscape – all this makes me think of a graceful bird, finished just about to break in flight. 

Most peaceful fortress

All in the castle permeated harmony. Even the date of its construction – 1333 – is striking in its beauty. However, he thought as a regular fortress in which they lived samurai clans. Continue reading “The historical legends of the Castle of the White Heron”