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Travel Blogs from Mihara
The tram ticketing system here is no better than home, but perhaps because I'm from Melbourne, I anticipated being unable to buy an actual ticket once I'm on the thing, so didn't fall into that trap. I take that back. You can buy a ticket on the tram too. Sorry Melbourne, looks like it's just ...
... various bar and restaurant streets, we bypassed all of these as we knew of a cafe that overlooked the peace park so decided that this would be best for lunch.
The cafe is lovely with an umbrella covered deck area where we took our seat. Ok last time we say this I promise...with very little exaggeration this might possibly be the hottest day in the history of the world ever. We had sweat pouring off us constantly, and it wasn't just us because of any form of fitness ...
As mentioned before right after museum you need to have backup plan to bring up good mood. Best receipt for that is Okonomiyaki which will bring you smile with first bait. There is debate which city master this well know and available in whole Japan dish. Votes are split but leader in art are Osaka and Hiroshima. Osaka has been recognized as founder city. This dish start its history in XVI century. It evaluated from crepe like funoyaki ...
Iain was absorbed by our first day in Hiroshima, both by the A-bomb memorial / museum and a floating crane. The museum understandably sombre - he now realises that nuclear weapons aren't cool. But it wasn't just Iain who was enlightened. I don't think any of us had ever stopped to consider the details of being under an exploding nuclear bomb - or any bomb for that matter, it's not the sort of thing ...
... is known as a peace park and peace museum. After the bombing and the destruction caused, it is their mission for the world not to have nuclear weapons and their fear is that the earth could face nuclear destruction as a result of nuclear warfare. They do not want anyone else to experience the destruction they did. A very ...
Other places to stay in Mihara
64-25 Zennyuji, Hongo-cho, Mihara | Hotelfrom $96
2-2-2 Shiro-machi, Mihara | Hotelfrom $59
3-7-14 Shiromachi, Mihara | Hotelfrom $42
1-9-2 Shiro-machi, Mihara | Hotelfrom $92
1-2-1 Shiromachi, Mihara | Hotelfrom $55
1-10-15 Shiro-machi, Mihara | Hotelfrom $50
1-3-5 Yakata-machi, Mihara | Hotelfrom $80
2-3-3 Shiromachi, Mihara | Hotelfrom $41