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Itsukushima Shrine, Miyajima, Japan ~ I MUST go here every time I am in Japan. It's beautiful and peaceful. Added bonus: down the road are the Momijimanjyu shops!

On Miyajima Island ! The Itsukushima Shrine and Torii Gate, near Hiroshima , Japan !

Kokura Castle in Kitakyushu, Japan was built by Hosokawa Tadaoki in 1602. It was the property of the Ogasawara clan between 1632 and 1860. The castle was burnt down in 1866 in the war between the Kokura and Chōshū clans. Wikipedia

Kokura Castle in Kitakyushu, Japan was built by Hosokawa Tadaoki in It was the property of the Ogasawara clan between 1632 and The castle was burnt down in 1866 in the war between the Kokura and Chsh clans.

Itsukushima shrine, Hiroshima, Japan

Itsukushima Shrine (Japanese: 厳島神社 Itsukushima-jinja) is a Shinto shrine on the island of Itsukushima (popularly known as Miyajima). It is in the city of Hatsukaichi in Hiroshima Prefecture in Japan. World Heritage Site since

Cherry Blossoms and Pagoda in Itsukushima Shrine, Hiroshima, Japan

Cherry Blossoms and Pagoda in Itsukushima Shrine, Hiroshima, Japan. Love to see the cherry blossoms in bloom in Japan.

Itsukushima shrine, Hiroshima, Japan**.  Wonder if this is a memorial shrine for those who died from atomic bomb?

Wonder if this is a memorial shrine for those who died from atomic bomb?

Aerial view of The Kumamoto Castle, Kyushu

Kumamoto Castle, Japanese Castle, Kyushu, Aerial View, Japanese Gardens, Bus Ride, Rising Sun, International Airport, Asian Architecture