Shimabara Daiichi Hotel
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... time, then an arrangement to meet a friend in Yamaguchi made me add another day.
The trip to Yamaguchi, and that has to be said for most rides in Japan, goes from city to city, from red light to green light..... But traffic is very smooth, the roads too.... Sometimes miss now the potholes and craziness!
Stayed in Yamaguchi in a fairly luxury hotel, where I meet Felicitas which Elisabeth and myself know since our time ...
... peace statue. The bomb killed 70,000 of Nagasaki's 250,000 population at the time and injured about another 70,000 so it's impact on the city was huge. Like Hiroshima the city suitably remembers those killed or injured in the event in order to promote peace and an abandonment of nuclear warfare. After visiting the peace park I headed back to the centre of Nagasaki, and moved towards the cities other interesting historical hub. ...
... and advancement could annihilate whole cities and countries. At the museum they also had a section on the paper crane story. I had read about this in primary school which is based on the true story of Sadako Sasaki, who lived in Hiroshima at the time of the atomic bombing, Sadako was 3 years old when the explosion occurred, about one mile from Ground Zero. In November 1954, when Sadako was 12 she developed swellings on her neck and behind ...
... 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 ...
... the room with “loot”) we headed to the Glover Gardens area and just sort of wandered around absorbing scenes of school children enjoying day two of their three day holiday. They were very respectful of our presence, yet if we said “hello” to a group of boys or girls, they responded in cheerful kind.
After a delightful lunch at the end of a very tiring stroll, I returned to the ship, through a final immigration, surrendered ...
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