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Kajiki Spider Fighting Festival

Kajiki Spider Fighting Festival

Mid Jun

The townsfolk of Kajiki, a town in Aira City, Kagoshima, happily partake in a tradition which reaches back over four-hundred years:..

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Nagashima Museum

Nagashima Museum

One of Japan’s top cultural attractions, Nagashima Museum overlooks downtown Kagoshima and Kagoshima Bay area and reflects the country’s intrinsic..

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Sengan-en

Sengan-en

Sengan-en (仙巌園) is Kagoshima's renowned Edo-era stroll garden, situated in the northern part of the city. Once the home of the ruling Shimazu..

Kagoshima
Kirishima Shrine 11

Kirishima Shrine

Senén Germade

I highly recommend a visit the beautiful traditional Kirishima Shinto shrine in Kagoshima Prefecture. You can have a peaceful ..

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Ohara Festival

Ohara Festival

Early Nov

Kagoshima's biggest annual festival returns each November promising traditional dance parades, taiko performances and a whole..

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Kagoshima

Kagoshima

Chris Cooper

The volcanic city of Kagoshima, alive and covered in ash. A festival on the 'Fire Island' was called for.

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