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... the city, as it was when it was built by the daimyo, Horio Yoshiharu in 1611. The castle is given the alternate name "Plover Castle" because of the winged shape of the roofing style.
The Watchtower offers a lookout in all directions, and is designed for warfare, with a lookout floor, wooden panelling, arrow and gun holes, stone dropping holes, among other defensive elements. The outlets from which large stones or boiling water was inflicted on ...
... Building is 13.5 meters long and weighs 4.5 tons, making it one of the largest in Japan. The purpose of the rope is to divide the space between the sacred area where gods are enshrined and the outside world.
The shrine complex is quite a magnificent area with pine trees lining the path to the shrine. The main hall of Izumo Taisha is 24 meters tall, making it the tallest shrine in Japan. It was built in 1744 and is a national ...
... house overlooking a beautiful garden - felt like we were back in time in the old, traditional Japan.
After catching japanese birds on the camera we stopped at one of Matsue's sweet / souvenir shops - where every item looked so unfamiliar, we have never felt so strange in the sweet shop before!
We have obviously bought few items including tea made of a cherry blossom!
Slightly wet from all the rain we have gone back to the ...
... with a little bit of help, created some very nice pieces of Japanese pottery. Ethan was proclaimed the pottery king! After we did the pottery we were given special macha tea and Sakura sweet, wrapped in a leaf from a cherry blossom tree. They then gave us some of their pottery. They were such lovely generous people! Everyone here has been so friendly and welcoming. It will be a shame to leave so ...
... blossoms and historic background. All the while through the castle Tyler was telling me he just wanted to go to bed. I thought he was just feeling a bit run down, but then I realized he might really mean it. I asked if he felt sick and he said that he did, so we decided that graham would take home back to the hotel. Unfortunately, he didn't make it back before vomiting in the bus! Poor Graham and Tyler! Hopefully ...