Ruins of Nakijin castle in Okinawa Japan

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Near main gate Main gate Embrasure Main way
Stone enclosure Stone enclosure Place to worship Stone enclosure
Stone enclosure Shikima area Cherry tree Cherry tree

The islands of Okinawa were once an independent nation called Ryukyu. It is believed Nakijin Castle was constructed in the 13th century and was, until the early part of the 14th century, The Castle became the center of the northern Hokuzan kingdom. It registers with world heritage.

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