Shichi-Go-San / 七五三

Shichi-Go-San / 七五三

Nov. 12, 2018

Have you ever seen Japanese children, dressed in kimono, visiting shrines in this season? It is an annual event which is called “Shichi-Go-San(七五三)”...

Walk Across The Sea to Chiringa-shima

Walk Across The Sea to Chiringa-shima

Sep. 04, 2018

Click HERE for information about the sandbar appearance times (September & October 2018) (important: the sandbar linking the island to the mainland is...

Stay away from hazardous (steep) areas

Jul. 08, 2018

Because of the heavy rain, the risk of landslides is increasing. Please stay away from hazardous (steep) areas liable to landslides and rivers. Informat...

2018 ROKUGATSUDO SCHEDULE

2018 ROKUGATSUDO SCHEDULE

Jul. 01, 2018

Rokugatsudo season is coming. Rokugatsudo is held only in the area which used to be the Satsuma Domain and it is related to a Shimazu lord. Details abo...

Nyubai (入梅)

Nyubai (入梅)

Jun. 08, 2018

  This year, June 11 (Mon) is Nyubai. Nyubai is one of the specific days for seasons other than the twenty-four divisions (24節季) of a year.  ...

TANABATA,  A Story of Tragic Love

TANABATA, A Story of Tragic Love

Jun. 07, 2018

Tanabata July 7th is Tanabata (七夕). Tanabata (七夕) was inspired by the famous Chinese folklore story, "The Princess and the Cowherd". People decorate b...

Sights

Chiran Peace Museum

Chiran Peace Museum

It is the peach museum for Kamikaze Pilots. ...

Chiran Samurai Houses

Chiran Samurai Houses

Samurai houses and gardens which were built ...

Kaseda City Peace Museum

Kaseda City Peace Museum

There was one of the Kamikaze base in Kaseda...

Tanegashima

Tanegashima

Every year the people of Tanegashima go all ...

Nagasakibana Cape

Nagasakibana Cape

Nagasakibana is the most Southern cape in Sa...

January , 2019

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Event & Art

KAWANABE FUTSUKA MARKET 2019  (KAWANABE FUTSUKA-ICHI / 川辺二日市)

KAWANABE FUTSUKA MARKET 201...

start : Feb. 02, 2019〜Feb. 03, 2019

AUSTRALIA DAY PARTY 2019

AUSTRALIA DAY PARTY 2019

start : Jan. 27, 2019

SAKURAJIMA SUMMER PLEASURE FERRY CRUISE 2018 <br />(SAKURAJIMA NORYO KANKO-SEN 2018 /<br />桜島納涼観光船2018)

SAKURAJIMA SUMMER PLEASURE ...

start : Aug. 01, 2018〜Aug. 31, 2018

Food & Drink