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Quick Review: Sushitei

Sushitei was on all the sushi recommendation lists for Hiroshima and had multiple branches in the city. They are famous for well priced sushi sets and I was prepared for all the seafood one Sunday evening in one of Sushitei’s bustling restaurants. 270 more words


Visiting Hiroshima

Thanks to our friend Max (real name Naoki Fukuma), who was originally from Hiroshima, for taking us around his old city, and explaining so much to us. 1,920 more words

A-Bomb Dome

Visit to Hiroshima and Miyajima Island

“As a historical witness that conveys the tragedy of suffering the first atomic bomb in human history and as a symbol that vows to faithfully seek the abolition of nuclear weapons and everlasting world peace… 737 more words



We took our second bullet train early in the morning for the roughly two hour trip to Hiroshima. We had arranged another “Goodwill” Guide and Tai met us as promised at the train station. 1,095 more words

Gotokuji Temple - The Tale of the Maneki-Neko and Tribute to My Late Mother

15 October 2019

Exactly 6 months ago today I lost my mother, and it’s been the most painful and difficult part of my life ever. As a single parent, she was more than a mother to me. 2,588 more words

Warrior Life

Quick Review: Charyouhouzenji/茶寮法善寺

I was pining after dessert after the spicy noodles in Bakadanya and particularly for shaved ice. However there weren’t a lot of kakigori recommendations on English websites for the Hiroshima area and it took a while before I stumbled onto Charyoujouzenji on a Japanese website. 201 more words