Shimabara Daiichi Hotel
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... br> Monday night I was back again in Hiroshima, same hostel, nice welcome back!
The road back this time not along the coast but inland, lead me to cross several high hills, before reaching Hiroshima.
Next day it was time to bring the bike to a repair shop, the chains live span,after now nearly 12 thousands kilometre, had done its duty.
Finally my stay in this city reached four days, first the bike was not ...
... mainly British) population of Nagasaki which developed as trade from the west was reintroduced in the late 19th century. There were absolutely brilliant views over Nagasaki which looks fantastic with buildings spread up both hillsides either side of the Nakashima river. Thomas Glover who the park is names after, was a particularly interesting character as it turns out he introduced the first steam train in Japan, the first ...
... Facing the statue is a large reflecting pool with the fountain resembling the wings of a dove further symbolizing the desire for peace. Many school children were singing praying and taking class photos in front of the statute.
The highlight of this park for us was an encounter with a survivor. This man was 14 when the bomb dropped and he keeps vigil daily by one of the statues. He brings flowers and says prayers for ...
... this very modern terminal building, Barbara entered nirvana! Spread out before her were over a dozen venders selling just what she had been searching for from day one. She immediately entered into negotiations with and older Japanese lady (see picture) who was selling “used” Kimonos and Obes (sp). For the next two hours or so I just sat and watched the “feeding frenzy” J
When we left the terminal (finally after two trips ...
... knowledgeable, patient and kind 78 years old. He took us to the Atomic Bomb Museum which depicted in detail the devastation caused by the bomb. Artifacts, photos, videos and a life size model of the bomb completed the museum. The epicenter of the bomb's explosion is near the Museum and is commemorated by a stark monument. We ...
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