Essor Hiroshima

Address: 11-6 Fujimicho, Naka-ku, Hiroshima, Hiroshima, Chugoku, 730-0043, Japan | Hotel
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This hotel, located in the Chudenmae Station area of Hiroshima, is near Atomic Bomb Dome, Children's Peace Monument, Shukkei-en Garden, and Hiroshima City Museum of Contemporary Art.
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Travel Blogs from Hiroshima

Hiroshima (Day 5)

A travel blog entry by cmb_23 on Oct 22, 2014

2 comments, 37 photos

... Google informed us the weather would be better the next day, and instead we decided to visit the Hiroshima Atomic Bomb Museum and Gardens.

After a slow breakfast, we headed back down to the train station in the rain, to hop on board a local tram to the museum.

The tram system was an awesome little system for the city. Essentially a series of loops that ran every 15 minutes and cost a flat fee of $1.20 per trip. ...


A travel blog entry by rbfromnj on Oct 11, 2014

... gave me a set of written instructions in English about how to use the controls for the air conditioner, particularly helpful because it is often hot here and the air conditioner also heats the room if you hit the right (or wrong, as the case may be) button. Oddly, most of the hotels in Japan where I've stayed don't provide air conditioner instructions in English. My room is comfortable, with a large bed and large unit bathroom. ...

Emotional Visit to Hiroshima

A travel blog entry by brettandjulie on Sep 17, 2014

1 comment, 9 photos

... the museum was closed through 2018 for renovations, so we didn't get to experience the entire place.

Outside the museum is Peace Memorial Park. A young girl developed leukemia 8 years after the A- Bomb fell and she made 1,000 paper cranes in the hope that she would recover. Cranes are a symbol of life and vitality and legend has it if someone is sick, making 1000 paper cranes will cure them ...

Atomic bomb city

A travel blog entry by alister.bland on Jun 06, 2014

1 comment, 16 photos

... which was also very good, especially the exhibition that was on.
Walking around wasn't a lot of fun so was a bit restricted by the rain to venture too far although I'm sure I didn't miss much. Things like the castle etc. were totally destroyed (they have recreated a little bit of it) but there is no real historic things to see - all gone.
Spent the evening with three others at a games place. Nine floors. The first three were amusement stuff and the next ...

The Powers That Be

A travel blog entry by jrsherman81054 on Mar 28, 2014

15 comments, 35 photos

... I either fell out of bed or jumped out of bed, but in any case I was on my feet and out of bed immediately as the building and all around me experienced a powerful jolt that lasted for what seemed like an eternity (maybe 20 seconds). I circled my room several times, looked out the window at the moving objects, rubbed my forehead, walked around some more, laid in my ...