Hikone was important as the crossroads of the Nakasendo Road (中山道) to Kyoto and Hokurikudo Road (北陸道) to the northwest. It also linked the roads to boat transportation on Lake Biwa for Kyoto.

hc307-20090409_8179.jpg hc222a-20090409_8060.jpg hc203a-20090409_8035.jpg hc204-20090409_8021.jpg hc203-20090409_8013.jpg hc202-20090409_8054.jpg hc204b-20090409_8047.jpg

Add your comment
Anonymous comments are not allowed here. Log in to post your comment