Descriptive Essay About Hiroshima

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On August 6, 1945, the Japanese city of Hiroshima was the first city in history to be targeted by the world’s first deployed atomic bomb during World War II (1939-45). The explosion wiped out nearly everything within a two kilometer radius. After World War II, it was said that the city would be uninhabitable but most of Hiroshima was rebuilt later on, though one area was left as is as a reminder of the devastation of the atomic bomb. Today the city of Hiroshima has been revived and has become a symbol of peace and prosperity. In this 48 hour suggested itinerary, you will be able to see much of Hiroshima 's best attractions as well as visit other nearby destinations like Miyajima.

Getting around - The city is flat and quite compact so visitors can easily explore Hiroshima on foot. If you are short on time or you prefer less time walking, Hiroshima has Japan 's largest tram network consisting of eight tram lines connecting Hiroshima Station with most major destinations. Taxis are also readily available in the city.

Where to stay - Hiroshima has a wide range of accommodation options, with something for every level of comfort and budget. If you 're into cultural immersion, it is recommended to stay in a Ryokan, a traditional Japanese style hotel or inn. Ryokans serve Japanese breakfast and dinner, which are often included in the rate that would normally range between JPY 10,000 - 15,000 per night per person. Check out available Ryokans in Hiroshima by visiting Japanese

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