Jun 27, 2018

Tanabata Tea celemony

Jul 7th is known as Tanabata,the star festival in Japan.
On that day, we decorate bamboo trees with some paper ornaments.
It is believed that a wish comes true when you write your wish on the paper strips and hang on the bamboo branch.
On Jul 8th,at Shukkeien Japanese garden in Hiroshima there will be a tea ceremony for Tanabata.
Why don't you join them to cerebrate the festival.
Also,the hydrangea flowers are fully bloomed now at the garden.
Enjoy the Japanese rainy season!!
Jul 8th(Sun)
9AM - 2:30PM
Shukkeien Japanese garden
800yen+Admission fee

Jun 14, 2018

Hiroshima Peace Memorial park and Miyajima tour

Konnichiwa from Hiroshima Hana Hostel.
It's Kana here.
Hiroshima just got into rainy season from this week. Hope it will gone soon.
It is annoy that travel in the rain, isn't it?

Hiroshima has 2 very well known world heritage which must visit.

which are:

★ Hiroshima Peace Park (A-bomb dome)
★ Miyajima

Here is a 1 day tour which you can visit both in one day with English speaking guide!
It cost you but  some, but You will NOT waste your time if you go and exploring with them for sure!

There are details as follow:


Summer is coming soon!!

What makes you notice that it is summer??

It is definitely fireworks to me.

One of the biggest fireworks festival in Hiroshima is going to be held on 28th July. About 10,000 fireworks are going to be shot.

(1)Opening  event
 ①when  19:00~19:40  28th July
 ②where  Hiroshima-shi, Minami-ku, Ujinakaigann 3chome
 ①when  20:00~21:00
 ②where setting off   10,000 Tons Berth of Hiroshima Port

Apr 27, 2018

★Every Saturday night!★Samurai Ninja theatre

In Hiroshima,there are many sightseeing spots in its city,but most of them close quite early,around 6PM.However,here is a great event for guests who arrive late.
There is a Samurai and Ninja show held at Peace Cafe on every Saturday.
Why don't you go there and make your stay a memorable one?
Every Saturday Night
@ Peace Café
5min walk from Hiroshima castle
◎Admission:2,000 yen (includes 1 drink)
Ticket Window and Doors Open/18:00
Performance Starts/18:30
Performance End/19:30
After the performance, you can get a souvenir photo taken with the Samurai and Ninja!

Apr 19, 2018

NIKU FES in Hiroshima

The "NIKU FES" (meat festival) is coming to Hiroshima!!
NIKU FES is a festival for crazy meat lovers. 
21shops are going to be on the festival and they all have different meat menu.

Every shops get long queue always, especially on this hamburg steak bellow.
This lump of meat is called "drinkable hamburg".
If you are curious why it is called so, go to the FES and try it!!


Apr 7, 2018


Date:2018, Apr 6th (Fri) - Apr 8th (Sun)
(Please take tram #2,6 and get off at Gdnbaku Dome Mae)

Do you know FISE? It is not really common sport in Japan but yes in Europe.
This well known world competition will be held first time in Japan.
You know where in Japan??
    It's in HIROSHIMA!!!


Feb 26, 2018

★Special Discount★ Ferry to Matsuyama

Here is a good news for travelers going to Shikoku-island!
To get to Matsuyama from Hiroshima,you need to take a ferry from the Hiroshima port.They are starting a special discount for foreigners from this coming April!
There are two kind of ferries;Cruise Ferries and Super Jet Ferries.
You can get about 30% OFF for both of them if you show your passport upon purchasing.
Don't miss out on this opportunity to get to Matsuyama!

Please NOTE that you can NOT buy the round ticket.One way ticket only.

[Hiroshima to Matsuyama]
1) Cruise Ferry  160min  3600yen → 2520yen/way per person
2) Super Jet ferry  68min  7100yen → 4970yen/way per person

Period for special sale: From Apr 1st,2018  to Mar 31st,2019
Please refer to the following link :Setonaikai-kisen (ENG)