Re: National Historic Site: Honjin Rest House in KUSATSU (草津宿 本陣)

by Yoshi - Japan Licensed Guide

Re: National Historic Site: Honjin Rest House in KUSATSU (草津宿 本陣)

Today, I was very lucky enough to be able to slip back in time to Edo Period, especially from 1635 to 1868, during when almost all historically famous heroes such as Asano & Kira (浅野と吉良), Shinsen-gumi (新選組) actually stayed there. Kusatsu used to be one of the largest post stations in those days.

[Stone Monument of the Rest House]

Re: National Historic Site: Honjin Rest House in KUSATSU (草津宿 本陣)

[Welcome Board for the Guests]

Re: National Historic Site: Honjin Rest House in KUSATSU (草津宿 本陣)

[Old Hina Dolls of the Guest House]

Re: National Historic Site: Honjin Rest House in KUSATSU (草津宿 本陣)

[The Bath of the Rest House]

Re: National Historic Site: Honjin Rest House in KUSATSU (草津宿 本陣)

[Storehouses of the the Rest House]

Re: National Historic Site: Honjin Rest House in KUSATSU (草津宿 本陣)

 

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07 Mar 2018

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