Hiroshima Memorial ~ Japan

After a short 90 minute ride from Osaka on the Shinkansen high speed train awaits Hiroshima. Hiroshima is the capital of Hiroshima Prefecture in Japan. Sadly Hiroshima is also the first city to experience a nuclear bomb explosion.  This tragedy happened at 8:15 a.m. on August 6, 1945. The Hiroshima memorial museum is located less than five kilometers away from where the first atomic bomb struck a city on earth. This museum is built to memorialize the victims and catastrophic devastationRead more

Japanese Food

The best thing about visiting Japan is trying different foods that aren’t available anywhere else.  Japan surprises with a diversity of dishes that are left out of international Japanese restaurants abroad.  Fresh, prepared, packaged and specially ordered foods in Japan have been crafted to bring out their best flavor. Besides using the best quality ingredients, restaurant owners, cooks and chefs take pride in their dishes. This combination presents incredibly tasting food coming out of Japan. Most places in Japan whetherRead more