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From the cabin

Passengers from the mainland to Miyajima are enjoying the view of O-Torii (World Cultural Heritage Site) from the window of ferry cabin.  This can be happened only on JR lines not on Matsudai lines.   Miyajima hotel Kurayado Iroha, the … Continue reading

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Miyajima Strait today

We  had pretty heavy rain in these 2 days.  Rain does not stay here but left much moisture around this area.  It is very hot and sticky now.   Miyajima hotel Kurayado Iroha, the best Japanese style ryokan in Miyajima … Continue reading

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Too hot to text something

It is high noon of July on the island.  Everybody as well as deer take shelter from the sunbeam.  Woo.  It is too hot to text something on this picture.   Miyajima hotel Kurayado Iroha, the best Japanese style ryokan … Continue reading

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Nasty hot

We are having nasty hot days after the announcement of the beginning of the rainy season in this area.  Was the announcement true?  It seems to be in summer.   Miyajima hotel Kurayado Iroha, the best Japanese style ryokan in … Continue reading

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Miyajima ferry terminal

Tourists are waiting for the next departing ferry at Miyajima ferry terminal and most of them are foreigners.  Wow!   Miyajima hotel Kurayado Iroha, the best Japanese style ryokan in Miyajima Japan. Share

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Hidden stream

Ebb tide scenery of O-Torii (grand gate of Itsukushima Shrine: World Cultural Heritage Site).  You can see a shallow stream which runs through Gate to the ocean.  This stream usually flows under the sea and cannot be seen.  It shows … Continue reading

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O-Torii at ebb tide from west

Most of visitors approach this famous O-Torii from east and take pictures from east side.  If you would not make u-turn from the exit of Itsukushima Shrine (World Cultural Heirtage Site) and proceed to west for a few minutes, you … Continue reading

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ebb tide scenery

At ebb tide water recedes and dry land appears.  Tourists can step on this land and touch icon O-Torii (grand gate) on foot.  Many of them are enjoying walking around and taking pictures.   Miyajima hotel Kurayado Iroha, the best … Continue reading

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Do not disturb

A fawn is taking a nap in sunny after noon.  A young lady tries to take a photo of her.   She might need a plate of “Do not disturb” which is often seen hanging on the doors of guest room. … Continue reading

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School trip

Many junior high schools and elementary schools hold their school trips in Spring in Japan.  A group of pupils yellow cap on is entering Itsukushima Shrine (World Cultural Heritage Site).  Enjoy your Miyajima trip!   Miyajima hotel Kurayado Iroha, the … Continue reading

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