Shimabara was the site of a rebellion; this statue of the teenage leader, later executed,was on the grounds of the castle.
Nearby was the Samurai Village, where the main street has a channel with clear spring water running through.
A couple of displays in the Samurai houses
Then we went to see the houses buried in a mudslide when Mt Unzen erupted in 1991.
Finally, a sayonara from the town of Nagasaki to the ship, with brass band and marching pompom girls.