Shigeru Aoki and Akebono
Painter representative of Romanticism trend of the Meiji era Japan painting. The masterpiece “Yomotsu Hirasaka”, “Self-Portrait”, "Tenpei Jidai", "Umi no-Sachi", "Ohonamuchi no-mikoto", "Yamato Takeru", "Wadatsumi no-Ikoro no-Miya", "Asahi".
Artists' association of Shigeru Aoki was opened at our inn in April 1910, it was a great success. Shigeru Aoki stayed during a total of six months through September from the summer of the same year to Akebono. Aoki Saga wandering era, it is said that had been especially fond of beer and cider. Masterpiece “Hot spring”, it was left in place inn fee. But we are not owned by now.
Third-generation president and the Ariake Sea
Summer shaft of light
Waterfowl of Ariake Sea
The shiny tideland
When sparkling summer day
Season of seaweed
Snow of tideland
Sunset of the ship reservoir
The fly away all at once of Marugamo
Return to port at sunset
Sparkling of Light reflection
Ariake Sea is located in the northwestern part of Kyushu. 6 meters of water level difference between the low tide and high tide is the fertility of sea from ancient times in Japan. In the vast land reclamation at the time of low tide, goggle-eyed goby and Umitake, including the total angular, in Japan you can see a lot of fish and shellfish that do not live only here. Above all, Mekaja Write also woman Kaja is the green Shami Sen Guy is said to be the living fossil. In addition, odontamblyopus lacepedii, which is the goby family of fish in the form such as eel, its grotesque Form is reminiscent of ancient fish, nibble and skinny the shellfish, such as sharp teeth with clams and clam like fangs. Both of these unusual seafood is delicious, it is regional cuisine at our hotel.
Also, after the war seaweed farming is carried out, delicious Ariake Nori is now nationally famous as a luxury item.
This rich was shown to the Ariake Sea, Third-generation president Mitsuo Otonari, was started going to the Ariake Sea to hand the camera than in 1955 around. And, sad the Ariake Sea of travel of every year pollution, we continued to appeal through the media, etc. that you cherish the Ariake Sea of protection and nature.
Seasonal, mysterious world, the Ariake Sea, which changes often. Photo taken as life work may reach about 60 million copies, it has also become valuable Ariake Sea of documentary photography now. The hotel works in the lobby you can enjoy.