Isahaya Green Hotel
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... the tragedies of any war is the innocent children and of course there were many. An atomic bomb was dropped on Nagasaki at 11:02 AM on August 9, 1945. Most of Nagasaki was destroyed and a tremendous number of lives were lost. The museum honors Dr. Nagai, who worked to end the survivors suffering and became a local hero. Nagasaki's population has focused not on the past but on a desire for world peace and the final exhibit is a reminder ...
... to ships staff and “came home”. Meanwhile Barbara went back to the terminal shops to “surrender” her remaining yen.
During our sail away, those passengers lining the promenade deck rail were treated to a rousing performance presented by a local high school band – sadly we missed this as dinner was being served at the same time.
Farewell Japan, thanks for the wonderful memories.
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... Nagasaki Bomb Museum. The museum has on display many items recovered after the bombing demonstrating the devastation. Some of the photos are quite graphic, besides the blast it was the heat of the radiation and subsequent fires that caused a huge amount of damage and human loss. There are stories of the horror that were written by people who were children at the time of the bombing that make you feel sick. At the time of the bombing, the population of ...
... so all occupants of the houses survived. It was then on to lunch a 12 course Shippoku. A Shippoku is usually served on a round table and you all share, but ours were individually served in our places. I will just say that Japanese food is interesting, there was a lot of fish which I am not keen on but the KFC chicken as our guide referred to it was delicious. From there it was back to Nagasaki. ...
... you should know is that the bomb was dropped, without warning, at 11:02 hours on the 9th of August 1945. Many of the exhibits the museum are clocks from homes outside of the epicentre which stopped at the exact moment the bomb hit. Nagasaki city, at the time, had a population of around 240,000. After the bomb, 73,884 were dead and 74,909 were injured. Those at the epicentre had absolutely zero chance of survival. Nuclear winds ...
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