Miyajima; Shrine Island. Exploring the nature and culture in Hiroshima Bay

Miyajima; Shrine Island. Exploring the nature and culture in Hiroshima Bay

In the northwest of Hiroshima Bay, nestled amongst sandy beaches and crashing waves densely covered in woodlands lies an island. It’s leafy green peaks rise above the sea surrounding it, and a large orange torii gate stands alone in the sea, as if floating. It is one of the most iconic and celebrated scenes in all […]

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