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30 Things to Do in Hiroshima, Japan’s Western Prefecture of History and Culture

Hiroshima Prefecture is in western Honshu, Japan’s main island. It is home to the beautiful Miyajima Island, one of the Nihon-Sankei, or three most scenic spots of Japan. The prefecture’s capital, also called Hiroshima, is a vibrant and modern city, home to the Peace Memorial Park and the Genbaku Dome, the only surviving building in…

10 Things to Do That Will Make Your Trip to Hiroshima Worthwhile!

Have you ever traveled to Japan particularly in Hiroshima? I personally haven’t been but I’m so much looking forward to visiting that majestic place someday! Here is a list compiled by Japan Lover Me containing the top ten things to do in Hiroshima! 1. Visit Miyajima Island jp.fotolia.com/ Miyajima Island is an island located in…

Visit the World’s Largest Rice Scoop in Miyajima!

Traditional crafting is a very common artistic skill mastered by people in Miyajima. One of these crafts is a giant rice scoop located in the district of Omotesando. It is made of zelkova tree (or Japanese elm) wood with the following measurements: 7.7 meters in length, 2.7 meters in width, and weighing in at 2.5…

Remnants of Eden: Hiroshima, Japan

From generation to generation, many of us have learned about the events which took place during World War I and World War II in school growing up, yet few have had the opportunity to visit the historical battle sites or the cities directly impacted by the war itself. Hiroshima Japan is one such city that…

3 Must try foods in Hiroshima

When you are in Japan, the first thing that you would like to eat is the so-called “authentic sushi” or try out the countless flavors of mochi or having a go at sashimi, tempura or tonkatsu. But as time passes by, and if you will be in japan for a longer time you will learn…