Travel Guide of Kagoshima Japan

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2018 NHK Taiga Drama “Segodon (Saigo Takamori)” (now updating)

NHK Taiga Drama in 2018 is Saigo Takamori.He is the great contributor to the modernization of Japan and a historical h…

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Gionnosu Park – Monument of St. Xavier’s Landing on Kagoshima & Origin of Japanese Traditional Song “Warehauminoko” –

The park is located at the northern part of Kagoshima City and the place of recreation and relaxation for citizens. Ther…

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Memorial of Loyal Retainers of Satsuma Domain – Great Ancestors of Kagoshima –

80 Satsuma domains retainers lost lives for the water control work of other prefectures. I felt a strong friendship betw…

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Xavier Park (Kagoshima City)

Kagoshima and Father Francisco Xavier has close relationship. I remember that in my school days I memorized the year "15…

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Chiran Samurai Residence Gardens – Little Kyoto in Kagoshima –

You can feel the feudal atmosphere of traditional Japan in Chiran, or Satsuma Domain's "Little Kyoto". I visited the Chi…

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Tamazato Garden – Beautiful Japanese Garden in Kagoshima City –

The 28th Shimdzu clan's leader Shimadzu Narioki built Tamazato Garden in 1835. Seinan Civil war burnt down the garden in…

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Introduction of World Cultural Heritage “Shuseikan’s Reverberatory” – Crystallization of Wisdom of Kagoshima –

I visited Senganen-Park, which is the most famous sightseeing spot in Kagoshima Prefecture, Japan. I introduce the park'…

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Statue of Godai Tomoatsu (played by Dean Fujioka in Drama “Sunshiny Asa”)

Mr. Godai Tomoatsu is the important historical person in Kagoshima, Japan. Godai is one of three intelegent people of Sa…

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Visit to World Heritage “Sekiyoshi Sluice Gate of Yoshino Leat”

I visited world heritage Sekiyoshi Sluice Gate of Yoshino Leat. The place is registered as the world heritage on 2015.7.…

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Portrait of Kagoshima’s Hero “Saigo Takamori”

Kagoshima's HeroSaigo Takamori is from Kagoshima.  He is a politician in 19th century.He played a crucial role in Me…

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About Kagoshima Travel Guide

We are Sho & Lala, born and bred in Kagoshima Prefecture, Japan. Kagoshima is the wonderful place to enjoy great scenery, delicious food and warm-hearted people. We would be happy if you get interested in Kagoshima through this blog. Please send me e-mail if you have any questions about Kagoshima Trip.

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