Hiroshima Castle

We were lucky in our trip to Hiroshima as we had a wonderful view over the castle. This was a particularly spectacular view at night – in the evening we sat for sometime just watching the sun set and city become illuminated.

Hiroshima Japan

The castle you see today is a replica of the original, rebuilt in 1958.  Hiroshima Japan

Hiroshima Japan

The design of Japanese castles is wonderful, very different to what we see in the UK – much more ornate. Hiroshima Japan

Hiroshima Japan

Hiroshima Japan

Hiroshima Japan

Hiroshima JapanWe only spent a short time in Hiroshima so didn’t have very long to explore the castle but it was impressive and a good excuse to go back.

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This entry was posted by Jennifer Ferreira.

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