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Shiratani Unsuikyo

Shiratani Unsuikyo

Shiratani Unsuikyo is a natural ravine forest located on Yakushima, in Kagoshima prefecture. Best known for being the inspiration for Studio Ghibli's..

Kagoshima
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Yakushima Island

Josef Diermair

“While walking among these trees you have the feeling of the woods...and the entire quality of all the trees”.

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Kagoshima City Aquarium

Kagoshima City Aquarium

With such proximity to the sea, it comes as no surprise that Kagoshima has its own aquarium. Located near Sakurajima Ferry Terminal and the Dolphin Port..

Kagoshima
Climbing Mt Kaimon

Climbing Mt Kaimon

Mandy Bartok

Kagoshima's volcanic Mt Kaimon resembles big brother Mt Fuji but is a much easier climb with views that are just as good.

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Kirishima-Kinkowan National Park

Kirishima-Kinkowan National Park

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Kirishima Kinkowan National Park in Kumamoto Prefecture is a majestic sight of active volcanoes and endless coastlines, making it..

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Lake Ikeda

Lake Ikeda

Amanda Ho

Lake Ikeda is a caldera lake formed from volcanic activity 6400 years ago. Legend has it that a monster named Isshii inhibits the..

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