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Gushikawa Castle Ruins

Address: 1730-1 Kyan, Itoman, Okinawa Prefecture 901-0354, Japan
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Ranked #11 of 19 Attractions in Itoman
Type: Ancient Ruins, Cultural
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English first
Dallas, Texas
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136 reviews 136 reviews
21 attraction reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014

History is what makes our world no matter where we are.... I went there alone to visit the history of Okinawa, where we were and where we are and where we will be in the future. Yes Okinawa also had war-lords, and they too had kings etc.... Please remember this place has ruins and the trails may be tricky and... More

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Okinawa, Japan
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96 attraction reviews
201 helpful votes 201 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2014

There isn't much to see at this location, unless you are looking for piles of rocks and a castle ruins, under construction. It would be more interesting if they had signs, in English, explaining what happened here, during the Battle of Okinawa. Or, tour guides to give castle ruin tours, in several languages. There are no facilities for food or,... More

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