Category Archives: Features nearby

On the beach

Happened to find a deer on the beach near O-Torii (the grand gate of Itsukushima Shrine, World Cultural Heritage Site) .  He or she is looking for something to eat.  It is a calm and peaceful spring afternoon.   Miyajima … Continue reading

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Pray for peace

A gigantic Orizuru (paper crane) is put in Peace Memorial Park on Mapy 3rd, 4th and 5th for pray for world peace.  Behind this crane, Peace Memorial Monument can be observed.   Miyajima hotel Kurayado Iroha, the best Japanese style … Continue reading

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A-Bomb Dome

A-Bomb Dome is reddened by the sunset beam.  Behind the dome, Orizuru Tower is seen.   Miyajima hotel Kurayado Iroha, the best Japanese style hotel in Miyajima Japan. Share

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Flower Festival

Flower Festival is now held along Peace Ave. from May 3rd till 5th in Hiroshima City.  This is the symbol tower of the festival which is placed in front of Peace Memorial Museum.  It is expected that the 3rd most … Continue reading

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Primary Target

The bridge in this picture is called “Aioi Bridge”.  This bridge is located nearby A-Bomb Dome.  It has a shape of letter “T” and is  so easily recognized from the sky high that the A-bomb was dropped aiming at this … Continue reading

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River Bank of Peace Park

This river bank by Motoyasu River is the border of Peace Park.  This bank is the famous spot for cherry blossom viewing.  It is 13th March and there is no sign of blooming as you see.  According to cherry report, … Continue reading

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A-Bomb today

It is early afternoon of 11th March, 2017.  Many tourists gather around A-Bomb Dome and take their commemorative pictures.  It takes about 90 minutes to get here from Miyajima by ferry and tram.  In another words, you can visit two … Continue reading

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Summit covered with snow

We had quite heavy snow last week and the summit of Mt.Misen was covered with snow.  This picture was taken on 15th January by a professional photographer, Mr. Fujiwara. To climb up to the summit, it takes about 90 minutes. … Continue reading

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Doves

A few doves are taking rest on the top of Peace Memorial Avenue in Peace Park.  No other creatures deserve there than doves.  May peace spread all over the world! Peace Park is 90 minutes from Miyajima by ferry and … Continue reading

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A-Bomb Dome

We have 2 World Heritage Sites in Hiroshima Pref.  One is Itsukushima Shrine and the other is A-Bomb Dome.  After President Obama’s speech which was made last summer, many tourists from all over the world have visited here.  These 2 … Continue reading

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