The humble okonomiyaki is well-known throughout Japan but Hiroshima holds an exclusive claim to fame. Okonomiyaki Hiroshima style became the cherished hearty food of the local people and a symbol of their resilience and spirit …
Hiroshima is easily accessed by trains, the Shinkansen and by bus as well as by air. Here is an easy guide on how you could navigate to Hiroshima city.
I strongly suggest a visit to Miyajima Island alongside Hiroshima when visiting this part of Japan and 2 days is a perfect amount of time to experience both places.
Explore Miyajima Island with the infamous floating torii gate of Itsukushima Shrine. Hike the mountains and witness the fire that has been burning for 1200 years in Mt Misen. A detailed travel guide on what to see and do including hiking options.
Most people visit Hiroshima because it was the place where the first atomic bomb was dropped. Today, it is a vibrant modern city, having risen from its ashes of the past and offers so much to visitors. Read this one day guide before you go and ensure you experience the best of Hiroshima