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Saigo Takamori Statue, Kagoshima

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Learn about one of the most respected historical figures in modern Japanese history at Saigo Takamori Statue, an impressive bronze statue erected in Kagoshima Central Park. Paying tribute to the man who helped the emperor overthrow the Tokugawa shogunate and then led a fatal rebellion against imperial troops 10 years later, the statue shows Saigo wearing a military uniform. Check out the statue's plaque, which gives you an idea why Saigo inspired a Hollywood character, the last samurai. The statue stands on Nakanohiratori Street outside the Kagoshima Municipal Museum of Art. Using our custom trip planner, Kagoshima attractions like Saigo Takamori Statue can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • Speaking of Kagoshima, Saigo! I say photography is required. Well, what else do not. But it is a staple.
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  • And was too deer children come to the island, this (just say!), right not to be missed!--! We saw the statue of Sakamoto ryoma Sakamoto in Kochi. I see by purposely parked in a pay parking lot just because of this. I think that stands in place of Mr./Ms. Sakamoto katsurahama like (there is free parking and nice) when or the town I'm standing normally is. Behind from the Castle (it was until just now) was a land battle of the Satsuma rebellion though it. Taking good pictures using the camera units set up square on the other side of the street is the point. It has especially in the 2人旅 take a two-shot. I gannbatchi say this takes best composition. This is quite fun to! in haze I and occasionally even close I want to see-West 郷ど-I are modernly furnished deformed pudgy. A guy so 8 m.
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  • The home of Saigo Takamori (segodon) decided in 2018, NHK Taiga drama, local scale than expected, pomp and circumstance. Tours in tours from the train window was satisfied. It was exceptionally good will be located around the size.
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