Anaguma's photos with the Sankin-kotai

Sankin-kotai road in Ozumachi, Kumamoto 熊本

Sankin-kotai road in Ozumachi, Kumamoto 熊本
Heading to the NE out of Ozu town, the 400-year-old sankin-kotai road shows its 250 years of wear. It was in use from around 1605 to 1862. The daimyo would follow the road to Oita and pick up a boat for Osaka before following the Tokaido or Nakasendo to…
Added on March 30, 2009