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However, Nagasaki's modern charm comes with a reminder of the past and a lesson to learn. Visit historical museums and bomb memorials for a lesson on what humanity is capable of and heed the warning; heartbroken, but informed, the charm is there to welcome you back to the present.
3/11 Stage 64 Hayashima -Hiroshima. Km 160
7/11 Stage 65 Hiroshima -Yamaguchi. Km 150
8/11 Stage 66 yamaguchi -kitakyushu Km 120
9/11 Stage 67 Kitakyushu - Nagasaki. Km 130
I have not written a new entry, since I left this nice people, which is a while ago.
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... 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 ...
... One of 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 who 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 ...