Matsusaka Beef Menchi Katsu (メンチカツ) Curry and Rice.

Matsusaka Beef Menchi Katsu (メンチカツ) Curry and Rice.

Moat and Stone Walls around Tsu Castle in Mie Prefecture.

Moat and Stone Walls around Tsu Castle in Mie Prefecture.

A Caramel version of the famous Tokyo Banana (Japanese sweet).

A Caramel version of the famous Tokyo Banana (Japanese sweet).

A tunnel of shrine torii gates at Tsu Castle in Mie Prefecture.

A tunnel of shrine torii gates at Tsu Castle in Mie Prefecture.

Ten-don (Tempura on rice) with miso soup. One of my favourite things to eat here in Japan.

Ten-don (Tempura on rice) with miso soup. One of my favourite things to eat here in Japan.

Wooden Gate at Tsu Castle (津城) in Mie Prefecture

Wooden Gate at Tsu Castle (津城) in Mie Prefecture

Giant Ebi Teishoku for lunch in Ise-Shima, Mie Prefecture.

Giant Ebi Teishoku for lunch in Ise-Shima, Mie Prefecture.

A visit to Edo Wonderland in Mie Prefecture. A theme park dedicated to the Azuchi Momoyama &  Edo Period with samurai and ninja.

A visit to Edo Wonderland in Mie Prefecture. A theme park dedicated to the Azuchi Momoyama & Edo Period with samurai and ninja.

Final stop of the day is Ise Jingu, the most sacred shrine in Japan.

Final stop of the day is Ise Jingu, the most sacred shrine in Japan.

Next stop the ruins of Matsusaka Castle

Next stop the ruins of Matsusaka Castle