Hiroshima Travel Guide (広 島）
Hiroshima is located in southwestern part of the Japanese archipelago and face
to the Seto Inland Sea.
Its capital is Hiroshima-city. It offers the Seto Inland climate, which features
temperature weather and low rainfall all the year round.
Where to visit
A Shinto shrine dedicated to the three daughter of the deity of seas and storms on
the sacred Miyajima Island in Seto Inland Sea, where gods are believe.
The vermillion-painted buildings connected by corridors and its symbolic
great torii gate appear as if floating on the sea at high tides. more …
It is the only structure left standing in the area where the first atomic bomb exploded
on August 6 1945.
The Atomic Bomb Dome is the ruin of the former Hiroshima Prefectural Industrial
Promotion Hall that was destroyed when the first nuclear weapon, atomic bomb,
in human history was dropped by an American Air Force bomber in 1945.
Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum is located adjacent to the world heritage-listed
Atomic Bomb Dome, is a war memorial museum that reminds the world of
the first atomic bombing.
and photos that portray the horror of nuclear devastation. more …
Hiroshima Castle is was constructed in 1589.
by an atomic bomb in 1945.
is used as Museum of Historical Materials, which introduces the culture of warriors. more …
Grilled eel on rice (アナゴ飯）
Charcoal grilled eel seasoned with soy sauce and
The aroma that rises the cooking eel is mouthwatering.
|Hiroshima is Japan’s leading oyster producing area and the
oyster that come out of Hiroshima are popular for their
delicious flavor. They are generally eaten raw or grilled but
we also recommend you try the Oyster Dote hotpot, in which
a sweet miso paste is gradually blended in to the stock.