Matsue Castle and Town
The capital city of Shimane prefecture, Matsue is an attractive city which lies among the Lake Shinji (Shinjiko), Nakaumi, and Sea of Japan.
Due to this, the city has been regarded as the “water city”. If you go to Matsue, you will be astonished by the large original castle, Matsue Castle and the Lafcadio Hearn’s residence.
You can also visit Izumo Taisha, Japan’s second most important shrine, Adachi Museum of Art which has a breathtaking garden, and the Samurai district!