Oriental Hotel Hiroshima
Travel Blogs from Hiroshima
Day 18 - Today we take a ferry to Miyajima island, from Hiroshima. The island is great, there are lots of things to do and there is some beautiful scenery.
Our first interest point, well it's really Mark's, is Mount Misen, he is keen to go up it, so we take two cable cars and then walk for half an hour. I laugh as I have a few James Bond …
Day 17 - Today we decided to explore the Peace Memorial Park area and there are so many monuments and statues dedicated to peace, hardly surprising really. The Park was established to comfort the souls of the bomb victims, it opened in 1954. We started our walk on Peace boulevard.
At 8.15am on 6 August 1945 Hiroshima fell victim to the …
Day 16 - After getting up early to have breakfast at 8am, which was a little odd and included rice and cooked salmon, thank goodness, I mean, thank goodness it wasn't raw, we had another walk around Tsumago. This time we visit the Tsumago Honjin (a designated inn, when the post town system was established) and whilst looking around a Japanese man …
Vandaag staat er weer een nieuwe stad op het programma. Gekend voor zijn A-Dome en de eerste stad ooit getroffen door een atoombom, Hiroshima draagt een wijde geschiedenis. Om tot daar te geraken staat er voor vandaag een tripje met de shinkansen 'Sakura' op het programma. De naam refereert naar de bloesem van de Japanse kerselaar en dient als …
We booked out from the hotel and went to catch Shinkansen to Hiroshima. It took one and half hour to get there. Hiroshima, unlike Tokyo, doesn't have subway but has trams instead and is very easy to navigate. We took one of the trams and got out in city centre. Our hotel was situated next to Peace Boulevard, only fifteen minutes away from Atomic …
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
- Wheelchair accessibility
Very stylish hotel right on the Peace Boulevard in the centre of Hiroshima. Stunning views from top floors over Hiroshima. Quality services for very reasonable price.
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