Tenmonkan in Kagoshima is one of the city's main shopping, entertainment and accommodation districts.
The glass roofed arcades offer shelter from the elements during winter and summer as well as the ash from Sakurajima.
The arcades are home to a variety of shops, bakeries, restaurants, cafes and izakaya - Japanese style pubs.
Look out for the delicious anko - azuki bean paste - sweets on sale. From Kagoshima Chuo Station take the street car to the Tenmonkan stop.
Other places to stay in Tenmonkan, Kagoshima include the Cent Inn Nibankan, the 2-star, budget Hotel New Nishino, the 3-star Sun Days Inn Kagoshima, the Toyoko Inn Kagoshima Tenmonkan No.2, the Kagoshima Plaza Hotel Tenmonkan, the Chisun Inn Kagoshima, the one-star Business Hotel Tenmonkan and the Remm Kagoshima.
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