Hiroshima Outdoors

Boat Trips in Hiroshima

Apr 30, 2024 By Justin Hanus

With six rivers and a bay leading out to the Seto Inland Sea, Hiroshima prefecture offers ample opportunities for charming and relaxing boat trips where you can see the sights...[ Click to read more ]

Summer Days Out in Hiroshima

Apr 30, 2024 By Justin Hanus

Surrounded by sea, mountains and pretty waterways, Hiroshima is something of an ideal location to spend away the summer months. If you find yourself with a spare day or two...[ Click to read more ]

Where to Go in Hiroshima for Unique Amulets and Votive Tablets

Jan 31, 2024 By Justin Hanus

A modern way to attract visitors to a particular shrine or temple is to offer amulets and votive plaques. Each is a representation of the place, meaning it can be...[ Click to read more ]

Where to See the Fall Leaves in Hiroshima

Sep 28, 2023 By Justin Hanus

Even if you’ve seen autumn foliage in other countries, nothing compares to Japan. Hiroshima is an ideal place to experience the fall colors because the prefecture is packed with forests,...[ Click to read more ]

Getting in Tents: Camping Around Hiroshima

Jul 22, 2023 By Bert Wishart

Finally, the heat and humidity of the summer have dissipated, and we can all get outside and enjoy the fresh air without losing half our body weight to sweat! This...[ Click to read more ]

Things to Do in the Fishing Town of Tomonoura

Jun 28, 2023 By Justin Hanus

Although it’s only a small fishing town, Tomonoura has plenty to offer visitors. An important port for centuries, it has recently become a popular filming location. Plus, if you watched...[ Click to read more ]

Summer Days Out in Hiroshima

Apr 20, 2023 By Justin Hanus

With the warm summer months nearly upon us, what better time to turn our attention to some of the glorious outdoor activities in Hiroshima? Whether you're after a relaxing time...[ Click to read more ]

Must-See Historical Sites in Hiroshima

Mar 27, 2023 By Justin Hanus

Hiroshima is a city full of history. Although the atomic bomb destroyed many places, several landmarks were rebuilt, new ones were constructed to commemorate the events, and some ancient sites...[ Click to read more ]

Water Sports in Hiroshima

Mar 27, 2023 By Justin Hanus

Are you raring to get into the water in Hiroshima and experience some fun activities? The good news is this Japanese city has plenty of waterways and facilities offering everything...[ Click to read more ]

Best Zoos & Aquariums in Hiroshima

Mar 24, 2023 By Justin Hanus

With some nice spring weather just around the corner, what could be a better day out for the family than a nearby zoo or aquarium? Observing animals and other creatures...[ Click to read more ]