The scene of the East gate of Akita City
Close your eyes and imagine the ancient times of the Tenpyou period.
People coming and going through the red gate.
Are they messengers from the capital, Nara, or guests from Bohai in the Asian continent?
The people of Akita castle welcome them.
Throughout history, there have been many encounters with different peoples and Akita has experienced times of peace and war.
The long history gives the city a sense of romance.