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Yesterday afternoon we took the ferry across to Miyajima, an island just off Hiroshima. It is most famous for the distinctive red Ohtorii gate which stands in the water by the shore, although you can walk up to it at low tide.
It is also known for the wild deer which roam free around the island, ...
... about one week in Japan, we were starting to look towards other cuisine options. Efren mentioned several times how he was dying for his mother's mole, and Craig was frankly craving a pizza and a burger! The sushi and udon noodles and tofu were good, but we were ready for some variety!
Finally the time came to board our train. There was plenty of space to store our luggage up above our seats. The attendant came around and offered us warm wash cloths and ...
... Her wish was for world peace. She died in 1955. The monument was built with funds raised by Japanese school students and was unveiled in 1958. Also in the park is the Peace Museum. I must admit this was much better than I was expecting and you could spend a good hour or so in here reading about the history of the bombing. I was surprised about the honesty from both sides found in the information. Both America and Japan have made contributions to ...
Having been to Nagasaki last week, we made the decision to go to Hiroshima today. Hiroshima is about a two hour train ride from Osaka, if you take the bullet train, which is a great way to travel long distances. You still get to see the countryside. It's just whizzing by you at warp speed! Once we arrived in Hiroshima our goal was to visit the Peace Memorial Park, and our first stop there was at what's now known as the Atomic Bomb Dome. Back in the day it ...
... orange but not well lit as the sun was setting. It was oriented towards the sea with the floating torii in the centre. After coming out the other side of the shrine I came back thru the small touristy town. By the ferry port ...
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