Japan 2013: Day 3 Hiroshima & Miyajima Part 3

DAY 3 (CON'T) After spending quite a bit of time (1 hour) in the main museum, and some photo taking in front of the museum building, decided to u-turn back to the Honkawa Bridge where I came from originally, in order to get to the Hondori Shopping Arcade (that starts right across the road from … Continue reading Japan 2013: Day 3 Hiroshima & Miyajima Part 3

Japan 2013: Day 3 Hiroshima & Miyajima Part 2

DAY 3 (CON'T) Start of the walk through the Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park ...... Taking the sightseeing bus turned out to be an excellent choice as the bus-stop is right at the entrance of the park, and the A-Bomb Dome (Formal Name is Hiroshima Peace Memorial, more commonly known as Atomic Bomb Dome or Genkaku … Continue reading Japan 2013: Day 3 Hiroshima & Miyajima Part 2

Japan 2013: Day 3 Hiroshima & Miyajima Part 1

DAY 3: SATURDAY 16TH NOVEMBER 2013 Day trip to Hiroshima & Miyajima Island via shinkansen from Shin-Osaka! Early start to the day again as it is a 90min (i.e. 1 and 1/2 hour) shinkansen ride, not forgetting that I need to take 1 stop from Osaka to Shin-Osaka (where the shinkansen station is) as I … Continue reading Japan 2013: Day 3 Hiroshima & Miyajima Part 1