Hiroshima March 23rd 2014 6thAugust 1945. The world took a step closer to the abyss.
We went from one iconic image of Japan, Mt Fuji, to another, this one with an altogether different atmosphere. Hiroshima.
6th August 1945. The first atomic bomb was used in warfare.
And we got to Hiroshima on yet another icon of Japan – the bullet train. It was a long day of travel for the gir ... read more
Asia » Japan » Hiroshima » Hiroshima 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 hope to instil in our daughters our love of travel, of exploring, of discovering. We are full of ideas and excitement, just waiting for our chance to see more of the world and bring them along with us.
We're pretty slack at blogging though! There's so many trips not here.... full info