Well-known throughout as being home to some of the country’s warmest – and most passionate – people, gets kind of a bum rap in the outside world. Of course, being the first city in the history of mankind to be destroyed by an atomic bomb
Hiroshima is a city with a tragic history. Places you must visit are the Atomic Bomb Dome, the Children’s Peace Monument, the Peace Memorial Hall and the Hiroshima Peace Memorial museum. Don’t forget to visit Hiroshima Castle as well. Read this 1 day itinerary with budget info, map, accommodation & food advice.:
Why Did the United States Bomb Hiroshima and Nagasaki?: At the time this photo was made, smoke billowed feet above Hiroshima while smoke from the burst of the first atomic bomb had spread over feet on the target at the base of the rising column.
Papierlaternen schwimmen auf dem Fluss Motoyasu in Hiroshima, dem Jahrestag der Bombardierung durch Atombomben. Memorial: Paper lanterns float down the Motoyasu River in Hiroshima to mark the anniversary of the bombing
I wonder what style of shibori this is. After months of reading and planning and knowing my indigo dye and other supplies are arriving tomorrow, I'm going to put everything aside and research this method. This is the direction I want to go.
HIROSHIMA A-BOMB MEMORIAL by Michael Trezzi The O-dome is still standing in Hiroshima, and they built the Peace Park around it. Visiting this park was one of the most profound and heartbreaking experiences of my life.