Hotel Wakakusa

18-27 Wakakusacho, Higashi-ku, Hiroshima, Hiroshima, Chugoku, 732-0053, Japan | Hotel
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Travel Blogs from Hiroshima

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

A travel blog entry by travelandtalk

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... To be harsh you could say that if it wasn't for the nuclear bomb that was dropped in August 1945, few tourists would come here. To look at it more positively, the Peace Memorial Museum is excellent and very interesting especially the reasons that Hiroshima was chosen and the state of Nuclear Weapons around the countries of the world today. As ever the testimonies and stories of children, and those who survived the bomb are the most poignant, these are housed ...

The Powers That Be

A travel blog entry by jrsherman81054

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... is also becoming clear to me that on this continuum of powers, I have perceived some powers as more intense and higher on the continuum that they needed to be. So, on with the journey...



































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270 km/hr

A travel blog entry by ianandkathryn

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... Shin Osaka and Hiroshima trains we caught this afternoon hit 270 km/hr according to my GPS. The tracks are mostly elevated viaducts often with sound barriers either side, as well as lots of tunnels. The cost in building a network all around the country, then running trains every hour or more on each line must be astronomical. Just the track maintenance must be a really big deal. Puts us Australians to ...

Hiroshima here we come.....

A travel blog entry by the_saws1

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... hot plate and then bring it to you and it stays warm on the hot plate in front of you. The Okonomiyaki is made up of a thin layer of pancake, soba noodles, a thin layer of egg, cabbage and onions, prawns and pork and you can put barbecue and mayonnaise sauce on it. Mark has one with dried seaweed and an egg in the middle. We roll home to a deep sleep and relish in the fact that we are not doing any more train journeys for a ...

Learning from our mistakes

A travel blog entry by skyisblu

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... looks no different that Kyoto or Osaka. Deep scratch the surface and you find evidence of the past. I think that's the idea behind the Memorial Hall, built deep into the ground. You descend a spiral hall into a peaceful round room, surrounded by the image of the neighborhoods at the time, portrayed right after the bombing. The image is created using 140 000 tiles, the estimated number of people who died by the end of 1945. ...

Location

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