Queens Shiroyama

 

Kagoshima Attractions#55
Queens Shiroyama
Sailing boat famous for its 60 minutes cruising in Kinko Bay “Queens Shiroyama” is able to be chartered and have a party.Sometimes this boat is used as wedding party,and a reunion party.

Sightseeing Spot 2018.04.30

Kohtsuki River

 

Kagoshima Attraction#54
Kohtsuki River running through the central part of Kagoshima city is a important water resource.At spring,you could see many cherry blossoms,planted by Kagoshima JC in 1979,along the river!

Sightseeing Spot 2018.04.30

Shimizu Jyo

Kagoshima Attractions#53
Shimizu jyo,one of the ruins of not that famous castles in Kagoshima,is constructed in 1387 and used for 150 years.As of now,we can look part of defensive wall and moats still.

Sightseeing Spot 2018.04.30

Amuran

Kagoshima Attractions#51
Ferris wheel of Kagoshima Chuo Station.The hight reaches to about 90 meters.The illuminations and the night view is also popular.
http://www.amu-kagoshima.com/foreignlanguage/about.html#menutop

Sightseeing Spot 2018.04.30

Cathedral of St. Francis Xavier (Xavier Church)

Kagoshima Attractions#50
Cathedral of St. Francis Xavier (Xavier Church)
St. Francis Xavier is the first Christian missionary who arrived Kagoshima,Japan in 1549.Xavier Church is the church dedicated the saint constructed in 1908(You could see the part of building at Xavier Park from that period,in front of Xavier church).In 1999,the current building was replaced and Xavier’s arm was reached to the church.
St. Francis Xavier’s body is lying on Basilica of Bom Jesus,Goa,India.

 

Sightseeing Spot 2018.04.30

Ryugamizu Station

Kagoshima Attraction#48

Unstaffed train station”Ryugamizu” is famous for a landslide occured in 1993.Many passengers on the train at station have rescued just befored it occured.There are mostly no people that come to this station.
10252 Yoshino-cho,Kagoshima City

Sightseeing Spot 2018.03.18

Kushikino Sunset Park

Kagoshima Attraction#44
A very good place to take sunset’s photo.You could see East China Sea,Koshiki Island,and Kinpo-zam in gold scenery.

 

Nature 2018.03.18

Kagoshima Foreign Engineer’s Residence and Reverberatory Furnace

Kagoshima Attractions#3
Kagohima City holds some World Heritage Sites.Shuseikan is the most easiest one to visit.
It includings Machinery Factory,Former Kagoshima Foreign Engineer’s Residence and Reverberatory Furnace.These facilities are allowed to go inside,and you could learn some information about old days.

http://www.city.kagoshima.lg.jp/kikakuzaisei/kikaku/sekaiisan/documents/english_o.pdf

Sightseeing Spot 2018.02.26

The Statue of Saigo Takamori

Kagoshima Attractions#11
The Statue of Saigo Takamori is famous photo spot in Kagoshima City.Saigo Takamori is very popular historical figure as a leader of Meiji Restoration.
4-36,Shiroyama-cho,Kagoshima City

Sightseeing Spot 2018.02.26

Hirakawa Zoological Park

Kagoshima Attractions#15
Hirakawa Zoological Park
You could meet Koalas,Giraffes,Zebras,Elephants,Rhinoceroses and over 100 animal species.As of now,there are two koala calves.
http://hirakawazoo.jp/lang/en/

Sightseeing Spot 2018.02.26

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