Area: Nagasaki｜Taiken Japan
The Nagasaki Atomic Bomb Museum, the Nagasaki National Peace Memorial Hall for the Atomic Bomb Victims, and the Peace Park were born out of the collective yearning to communicate what it’s like to live through a nuclear explosion so that hopefully, these horrific experience will never be repeated. Sakue Shimohira, who survived the bombing of Nagasaki, said, “I think the basic idea of peace is to have some understanding of others’ pain.” It is in this spirit that we started our journey at the Nagasaki Atomic Bomb Museum.
September 10, 2016
It wasn’t the primary target for the use of an atomic bomb, but by 1945 it was a significant shipbuilding city and military port spread across the hills and valleys surrounding a deep natural harbour—a large population centre in the industrial southwest.
May 11, 2016
Kyushu Island, Japan’s third largest island which is located at most southeast, has always been on the destinations' list of many travelers; locals and foreigners. One of the most loved cities and top recommended place to visit, Nagasaki was placed as a first option for being truly Japan’s most international city, distinguished with unique history and perfect for a one-day trip.
March 23, 2016
This Winter, Huis Ten Bosch in Nagasaki has secured the title of the Brightest Place in Japan. Upgraded in scale and subsequent extravaganza, the staggering 13 million light bulbs used to create the Kingdom of Light carries forth the aim to yet again create the world’s greatest illuminations.
January 8, 2016
Shimabara is located at the base of an active volcano, Unzen. Because Shimabara is close to mountains, Shimabara is known to have beautiful spring water.
November 30, 2015
Nagasaki is famous for many historical places; however, If you are looking for a place where you can visit with little children who are getting bored of history lessons, I really recommend you a zoo called Nagasaki Bio Park. It is the most amazing zoo that I have ever been to.
November 27, 2015
Japan has an abundance of UNESCO World Heritage Sites (18 in total) including an amazing 17 sites in Kyoto which are classified as one under the title “Historic Monuments of Ancient Kyoto”.
May 15, 2015
Well, if you have watched the Bond movie Skyfall and you must have had a glimpse of it!
November 29, 2014
The World’s Largest Illumination Event named, “HIKARI NO OKOKU” will be held at HUIS TEN BOSCH in Nagasaki Prefecture.
November 23, 2014
Nagasaki Kunchi is a autumn festival for Suwa Jinja Shrine, the local guardian deity for Nagasaki.
September 30, 2014