Shoto-en: a hidden historical garden — Jigsaw Japan

In early 1868, Japan was in turmoil. A few months earlier, the conflict over whether power should revert to the newly enthroned emperor Meiji or remain in the hands of the Tokugawa shogunate that had ruled Japan for the previous 250 years had ignited into war. Needless to say, the conflict ultimately centered on Edo, […]

via Shoto-en: a hidden historical garden — Jigsaw Japan

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