Nijo Castle in central Kyoto is one of the must see destinations in the city if you have an interest in Japans feudal history, architecture and gardens. It's also a top spot in spring for cherry blossoms and for autumn colour.
The Imperial Badge, Kyoto, Japan ~ this is roof of Nijo castle, in Kyoto. It was the residence of the Tokugawa shoguns when they visited from their own capital in Edo (Tokyo). This imperial crest suplanted the Tokugawa crest as a symbol of the.