Kumamoto Castle repairs expected to take decades

National Apr 13, 2017

Kumamoto Castle repairs expected to take decades

by Daisuke Kikuchi

"Warning: No trespassing due to earthquake damage," bears a sign at Kumamoto Castle, a popular tourist destination in the prefecture, while castle officials make rounds to prevent trespassers. Strong earthquakes that hit the region last April not only destroyed homes, schools and offices but also ...