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Address: Uegusukujodake, Shimajiri-gun, Kumejima-cho, Okinawa Prefecture
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Worth the visit just for the view!!!!

This castle is located on the highest point of Kumejima Island. From this vantage point, they could scan the surrounding horizon for invading ships. The view is magnificent... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
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Hilo, Hawaii
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This castle is located on the highest point of Kumejima Island. From this vantage point, they could scan the surrounding horizon for invading ships. The view is magnificent. Enough of the view, if a history buff, the ruins are worth seeing. You need to climb two separate series of metal steps to get to the main ruin. Unfortunately, the second... More 

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 May 2014

Uegusuku castle is located in a somehow centric hill of Kumejima overlooking the island. If you think you are going to see any remains of a castle, just forget about it. Not even the foundations are visible, just the landmark where used to be a castle. Views should be interesting, but we arrived with rain and fog. Deception.

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