Statue of Ryoma Sakamoto's Boots, Nagasaki
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Statue of Ryoma Sakamoto's Boots commemorates the famed and visionary Japanese imperial loyalist, who yearned for a modernized and unified Japan where all people were equal. The memorial's focus on his boots presumably comes from Ryoma's penchant for wearing traditional samurai garb with Western-style shoes, a fitting symbol of his ideals. You'll have to walk a fair distance to reach the statue, so bring plenty of water for the hike. Once reached, the destination makes a good observation point, looking out over the city and toward the mountains beyond. See Statue of Ryoma Sakamoto's Boots and all Nagasaki has to offer by arranging your trip with our Nagasaki trip itinerary maker.
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  • Located in Nagasaki, Sakamoto ryoma boots image. This is where great merits in Nagasaki of ryoma. Ryoma also looked like? Views of the city of Nagasaki. Now that is so popular for the spot. Boots was surprisingly funny.
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  • Chojiro situated very close to the diagonally opposite. Is interesting you and of the same shape and size of these boots are really greats: ryoma and detailed explanations that are not written, so here I genuinely enjoy as one of the monuments of the Dragon-horse related. This small space has been named pocket and otherwise, in any case in the position of the lower class Samurai like "or sophisticated!" boasts a dragon horse should wear the hope for new era of air pocket-size, transferred it.
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  • Going by car is difficult. No place to park. Is really like a terraced walkway to climb so difficult. Although it is a good vantage point.
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