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Shureimon, Shurijo

Posted by
Daryl Johnson (Worcester Park, United Kingdom) on 22 November 2008 in Lifestyle & Culture.

Shureimon (Shurei gate) was the first part of the castle complex to be rebuilt, in the 50s and 60s. A picture of this gate appears on the Japanese 2,000 yen note.

I apologise in advance if I'm tardy with commenting on your blogs or returning comments during the week... I will get to you though!

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States


22 Nov 2008 5:51am

@Steve Rice: Cheers Steve!

standley from Carquefou, France

Great symmetrical presentation here. I like the graphics!

22 Nov 2008 6:29am

@standley: Thanks standley!

Vink from Grasse - French riviera, France

Wonderful gate !

22 Nov 2008 8:55am

@Vink: Cheers Vink!

Ronnie 2¢ from London, United Kingdom

Again, the attention to detail in this place is amazing.

22 Nov 2008 10:25am

@Ronnie 2¢: Thanks Ronnie!

Laurie from New Jersey, United States

The detail is so interesting and beautiful.

22 Nov 2008 12:15pm

@Laurie: Thanks Laurie!

Pixim from Nice, France

Whouahhh, What beautiful precision, neatness. In more colors are very beautiful. I like this first one rows of red tiles(blows)... ;)

22 Nov 2008 5:35pm

@Pixim: Thanks Pixim!

vu@granby - Alain Berger from Granby, Québec, Canada

Very creative, love the colours in this image and the powerful composition. Great detail!

22 Nov 2008 5:43pm

@vu@granby - Alain Berger: Thanks Alain!

Alphons from Kaatsheuvel, Netherlands

Great scenery. Nice shot.

22 Nov 2008 6:23pm

@Alphons: Cheers Alphons!

Observing from West Cheshire, United Kingdom

Superb, it must be of great importance.

22 Nov 2008 7:19pm

@Observing: Yes, it was Mike, back in the day...

Twelvebit from Victoria, United States

I like the textures here.

24 Nov 2008 6:31pm

@Twelvebit: Thanks Twelvebit!

Eleftheria! from Athens, Greece

Very nice!

25 Nov 2008 5:25pm

@Eleftheria!: Thanks Eleftheria!