First Taste Japan – Hiroshima and Miyajima

Yes it’s time for the third instalment of the videos I shot back in 2011 in Japan. This time it’s a trip to the south of Honshu, to the city of Hiroshima. Of course, Hiroshima is mostly famous for one main event – the dropping of the first atomic bomb in 1945. And I guess the Hiroshima part of this video is focussed on this – the A-Bomb Dome, the Peace Memorial Park, Museum and Memorial.

Then I take a ferry across to the Island of Miyajima, home to many temples and a famous ‘tori’ (gate) which sits in the water until the time comes in. Really special part of Japan in today’s video – Enjoy!

Thanks for popping by today – May the Journey Never End!


9 thoughts on “First Taste Japan – Hiroshima and Miyajima

  1. I’ve not been to that part of Japan yet, but I’m dying to go, especially for the famed Torii gates! One day, when the world more-or-less resumes normalcy, someday…

  2. Putting Miyajima on my list of places to visit. it look beautiful. How long does the ferry take from Hiroshima? Is it like a day trip?

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