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April 6, 2015 - City of Hiroshima in half day visit.

Main tourist spots in Hiroshima are located close to each other.
Nearest to the station is Shukkeien Garden, it takes 15 minutes walk.

Sakura with mixed colour of petals

10 minutes walk from garden I have reached Hiroshima Castle grounds.

View from top of the main keep
Shrine inside castle grounds
Ninomaru

One of the most prominent feature of the city, Hiroshima's Peace Memorial Park is another 15 minutes walk from Castle.

A-Bomb Dome under renovation
Cenotaph for the A-Bomb Victims

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List of Posts:
2015/04/12 - Short cycle on Shimanami Kaido, exploring Innoshima island.
2015/04/11 - Early spring visit at Tateyama Kurobe Alpine Route
2015/04/10 - Night illumination at Kenrokuen Garden and Kanazawa Castle
2015/04/08 - Itsukushima Shrine at low tide and Mt.Misen climbing - Spring 2015
2015/04/08 - Iwakuni Castle and Kintai-kyo Bridge - Spring 2015
2015/04/06 - City of Hiroshima in half day visit.
2015/04/05 - Evening view at bay area from Cosmo Tower
2015/04/05 - Energy recovery at Kinosaki Onsen
2015/04/04 - Handayama Botanical Garden and side trip to Kurashiki
2015/04/04 - Osaka Sakuranomiya Park and Okayama Korakuen Garden
2015/04/03 - Kyoto Arashiyama district and evening visit at Yasaka Shrine
2015/04/03 - Wakakusayama hike and visit at Kasuga Taisha Shrine
2015/04/02 - Nunobiki Herb Garden, waterfall trail descent and brief visit at Meriken Park
2015/04/02 - Two sides of newly opened Himeji Castle