Gunkanjima Island, also called Battleship Island. Known in Japanese as Hashima Island. 
It used to be a seabed coal mine since 1810, fully industrialized in 1890, and finally shut down in 1974 and the mine was closed. It was opened for tourism since 2009, and quickly became one of the must-visit in Nagasaki. 
Well, Google the rest. 
#Nagasaki #GunkanjimaIsland #HashimaIsland #BattleshipIsland #SushinaimiTrip

Gunkanjima Island, also called Battleship Island. Known in Japanese as Hashima Island. It used to be a seabed coal mine since 1810, fully industrialized in 1890, and finally shut down in 1974 and the mine was closed. It was opened for tourism since 2009, and quickly became one of the must-visit in Nagasaki. Well, Google the rest. #Nagasaki #GunkanjimaIsland #HashimaIsland #BattleshipIsland #SushinaimiTrip

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Gunkanjima Island, also called Battleship Island. Known in Japanese as Hashima Island. 
It used to be a seabed coal mine since 1810, fully industrialized in 1890, and finally shut down in 1974 and the mine was closed. It was opened for tourism since 2009, and quickly became one of the must-visit in Nagasaki. 
Well, Google the rest. 
#Nagasaki #GunkanjimaIsland #HashimaIsland #BattleshipIsland #SushinaimiTrip

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