Man Builds Replica of Himeji Castle

Himeji Castle replica built by Japanese man

Check out this amazing story of a Japanese man, who pursued his dream and succeeded.

Hiroyasu Imura spent 19 years pursuing his boyhood dream of faithfully producing a replica of Himeji Castle in Hyogo Prefecture.

The 69-year-old former insurance examiner completed his model of Himeji Castle at a scale of 1:23 in the garden of his home in Ise, Mie Prefecture, in April.


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