Sakura is used as a symbol for Japanese people because sakura is symbolized of women, and live. Sakura also express as a bond between peoples, courage, sadness and togetherness. Therefore, I can said sakura is a symbol of
Japan have a lot of castle. This is Katsuyama Jo (Katsuyama Castle). This castle not come from an ancient times but I love it because I can feel the image of castle in ancient times. it was happens because the scenery (the city not have many a tall building).