Miyajima - Japan June 8th 2007 Meiyajima ofzoiets The shrine of Miyajima is 'selected' by the japanese as one of the three most scenic places of japan. well, then we had to see this... Many tourists but nice view (only with high tide, otherwise quite muddy). 30 minutes from hiroshima central station. 's Middags zijn we naar een klein eilandje bij Hiroshima geweest: Meyiama. De shrine in het water is het meest gefotografeerde ... read more
Asia » Japan » Hiroshima » Miyajima In 1603, a Tokugawa shogunate (military dictatorship) ushered in a long period of isolation from foreign influence in order to secure its power. For 250 years this policy enabled Japan to enjoy stability and a flowering of its indigenous culture. Fol... ... read more
We chose travelblog as our diary for our travels.
because we found many useful information from other travelers on this site.
we will use our blog for both purposes; informing our friends and family about our 6 months trip (feb - Aug) mostly written in Dutch and try to give some summary in english
We both did some traveling from interrailing through Europe and internships abroad (Peru/ US)
After some holidays we could not resist seeing more of this world and decided to take a half year off work.
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