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Kagoshima, Japan with Sakurajima Volcano = Shutterstock

Kagoshima, Japan with Sakurajima Volcano = Shutterstock

Kagoshima Prfecture: Best Attractions and Things to do

Kagoshima prefecture is located in the southernmost part of Kyushu. In this prefecture there is a volcano called Sakurajima as seen in the picture above. Sakurajima is located off the coast of Kagoshima-shi. You can also go to Sakurajima by boat.

Outline of Kagoshima

Map of Kagoshima

Map of Kagoshima

 

 

Yakushima Island

Huge cedars, many thousands of years old, grow wild on Yakushima Island = Shutterstock

Huge cedars, many thousands of years old, grow wild on Yakushima Island = Shutterstock

Hotaka mountains and Kappa bridge in Kamikochi, Nagano, Japan = Shuttersyock
15 Best Hiking Spot in Japan! Kamikochi, Oze, Mt. Fuji, Kumano Kodo, etc.

If you want to walk naturally beautiful spots in Japan, where do you go? On this page, I will introduce 15 hiking spots. It is almost impossible to narrow down to 15 like this. However, these 15 spots are very nice, so please read it if you like. Most of the ...

Yakushima Island is full of wild nature = Shutterstock
Photos: Yakushima Island -Explore the island of "Princess Mononoke"!

Japan is a small country, but it extends about 3,000 kilometers from north to south. Therefore, nature and life in Japan are very diverse. The island seen on this page is Yakushima, 60 km south of Kyushu. Here, many cedars of 1000-3000 years old that are registered as UNESCO World Heritage ...

 

 

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About me

Bon KUROSAWA  I have long worked as a senior editor for Nihon Keizai Shimbun (NIKKEI) and currently work as an independent web writer. At NIKKEI, I was the editor-in-chief of the media on Japanese culture. Let me introduce a lot of fun and interesting things about Japan. Please refer to this article for more details.

2020-05-14

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