“Beni Kirishima”
Kyushu | Fukuoka Sightseeing

Matsumoto Azalea Park, a Flower Paradise in Nagasaki!

Azalea Blooming in Spring! Near Omura City, just about an hour drive from Nagasaki city, you have the opportunity to experience a magical wonderland. These multicolored blooms will make you feel as though you are inside a painting. Plan your trip to the Flower Festival in Matsumoto Azalea Park! If…
samurai house street in Shimabara
Kyushu | Fukuoka Sightseeing

Shimabara Bukeyashiki Samurai Houses at Teppo-Machi, Nagasaki

Shimabara town is overlooked by the sloping Mt. Inou. Row upon row of houses have retreated to its mountainside since times of class distinction. Significantly lower yes righteously disposed is the towering Shimabara castle. A short stroll to the samurai residence, the bukeyashiki of Shimabara, shows that those lower than the daimyo lord once lived higher than him.