Hiro Station Hotel Annex
Travel Blogs from Kure
... Castle, the Flame of Peace, the Atomic Bomb Museum, and all the little sculptures, and doo-dads around that are named the peace-this and blank-of-peace. The A-bomb dome was amazing to look at. I posted a photo of it on facebook already, but as I share this one, it will be uploaded again. Oh well.
I finished my trip downtown and rode back in the dark to my hostel, covered in mosquito bites which occurred on the outset of my bike ride.
Sleep then ensued.
... without fail, EVERYTHING operates on time on the JR system, so we had plenty of time to find our departing track and board our shinkansen from Osaka to Hiroshima.
The Tokyo to Osaka trip was about 3.5 hours, whereas the Osaka to Hiroshima was a shorter 2 hours. On the train we had conversations with some locals who were thrilled to learn we were enjoying their country. The Japanese pride, although nowhere near in-you-face patriotism, is strong and ...
... that a bomb had been dropped on this city 68 years ago and destroyed a large part of it. The Japanese have done an amazing job of rebuilding their city, with the efficiency and organization we have seen throughout the country.
Stepping off the trolley and walking toward the site, the first thing a guest sees is the bombed ruins of a large building called the A-Bomb dome. The ruins were preserved (as they had been after the bomb hit) as ...
... Kon The People's Lifestyles, Creations, and Other Forms of Expression That Lie Hidden on the Street. The "studies" were things like drawings of all the women's hairstyles, men's facial hair styles, shoe styles or hat styles seen in a certain neighborhood. There were a few "studies" of peoples' possessions with drawings of everything a person was carrying, everything a family owned and everything a man or woman ...
... overriding his dog with it, and than crashing his car against the brick-wall of his grandma`s house). We didn`t see anyone bow that deep yet. But still very interesting to learn the habits of a different country.
While bowing politely towards the lady behind the ticket counter of the railway station we bought our first train ticket to Hiroshima. The high-speed-Shinkanzen train is amazing! The nose is shaped like some ...
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