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Overlooking the Floating Torii, Miyajima  
   

Overlooking the Floating Torii, Miyajima

广岛之恋 (Hiroshima) & 宫岛 (Miyajima) ~ I'm finally here after a long wait!

May 20th 2013
Monday, 20th May 2013 This morning, I was up by 5.30am to take a final look of Nagasaki before moving on to Hiroshima. I proceeded to take pictures of the Dejima Harbour which commanded great views of the port and the surrounding mountains. The city flourished during the early days due to its trading activities with the rest of the world. My visit to the harbour would somehow bring a clo ... read more
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Japanese Flag 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
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18th June 2013

Floating Torii
Nice photo
19th June 2013

RE:
Hey there, Thanks. Have fun travelling :) Budokan

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