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Venturing into Sakurajima

Sakurajima (桜島) is an active volcano located in Kagoshima prefecture in Kyushu. It’s easily accessible by ferries that run from Kagoshima Port to the Sakurajima Ferry Terminal. If you are traveling from Tokyo or Yokohama city, you can get to Kagoshima city by Solaseed Air (low-cost airline). It’s cheap, comfortable and they provide English language services for foreign travelers. Even though it’s a low-cost airline, they serve free drinks to passengers during the 1 hour 45 minutes flight from Tokyo Haneda airport to Kagoshima airport. Sakurajima    桜島 It’s a spectacular view from Kagoshima city. The photo below was taken from the Shiroyama Observatory in a park located near Kagoshima station…. Read More