Hotel New Ginkaku

8-19 Kyobashi-cho, Minami-ku, Hiroshima, Hiroshima, Chugoku, 732-0828, Japan | Hotel
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Travel Blogs from Hiroshima

Japan Week 1: Tokyo, Sapporo & Hiroshima (so epic)

A travel blog entry by travelandtalk on Jun 05, 2014

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... a platform offering panoramic (is there any other kind?) views of the city.
The Botanical Gardens back in town are very pretty and certainly worth an hour of your time for a taste of stunning Japanese horticultural craftmanship. Finally, Moerenuma Park, although it takes some finding, is very scenic and home to a futuristic glass dome and other intereting outdoor sculptures as well as being very picturesque in its own right.
Day two I thought I'd risk one ...

The Powers That Be

A travel blog entry by jrsherman81054 on Mar 28, 2014

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The shrine and temple are popular as people visit to meditate and even get married. There was a wedding ceremony taking place while I visited. There is much to see and do at Myajima Island and you wouldn't want to miss it should you head out this way.






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Hiroshima and the A-Bomb then travelled to Tokyo

A travel blog entry by drclad on Jan 07, 2014

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... of the bomb believed that if she could make 1000 cranes then she would get better. She died before she completed them, but her classmates, in her memory, continued in her honour until they'd reached the thousand. As a result, paper cranes seem to have become a symbol here and they were in a quite a few places. It's amazing...it's been almost 70 years but people honour it as if it was yesterday, such is the impact. The dome is a living reminder of the ...

We will never forget Hiroshima

A travel blog entry by hreljacsinasia on Oct 29, 2013

... smudge was imprinted on the cement leaving an image of a shadow which was very eerie and gave me goosebumps. At the end it told the story of a little girl that survived the bomb when she was 2 but who later died at the age of 12 from Leukemia that she got from the radiation of the bomb. What makes this story so famous here in Japan is that she tried to fold 1000 cranes in order to get healthy (People here believe that when you make a paper crane you can wish for something ...

Learning from our mistakes

A travel blog entry by skyisblu on Sep 10, 2013

4 comments, 20 photos

... the rubble that drum up much emotion. There is an entire section devoted to the letters written by the city of Hiroshima to heads of state all over the world every time there are publicized nuclear weapons testing. There are petitions that can be signed, paper that can be folded into cranes, all in an effort to enlighten the world, and possibly fulfill a dream that one day, the world might be free of nuclear weapons.
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Location

This hotel, located in the Kanayamacho Station area of Hiroshima, is near Atomic Bomb Dome, Children's Peace Monument, Shukkei-en Garden, and Hijiyama Park.
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