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Island of Miyajima, an island in Japan which is basically a tourist hotspot for the Japanese. These sacred deer wonder around and beg for food (by nodding), the whole place is deer crazy; you can get photos taken in booths with pictures of deer on them, deer frequent all parts of it, deer figures are rife and the island also has a huge mountain, complete with cable cars and angry monkeys.
Well-known throughout #Japan as being home to some of the country’s warmest – and most passionate – people, #Hiroshima gets kind of a bum rap in the outside world. Of course, being the first city in the history of mankind to be destroyed by an atomic bomb is quite a grim legacy. But Hiroshima is so much more than that. Quietly and consistently voted as one of the most livable cities in the country, Hiroshima is still an under-appreciated destination spot on a first-timer’s Japan bucket list!
Our first stay in Hiroshima was planned mostly to give us a full day to explore Miyajima Island, it wasn't until we were sitting on the Shinkensen from Tokyo that I started wondering how I would actually feel wandering around Hiroshima. It's a city with