Sep 13, 2017

Sake Tasting at Kemby’s

Hi there!!

There is a great event to try some Japanese sake at Kemby's on September 16th :)

sake tasting at kemby's 

The ¥1000 entrance fee includes a plate of food and sake is by the glass for ¥400-¥600.
 If you have a time in Hiroshima then, just go and tast sake.

  • Multiligual staff
  • English & Japanese Menu
  • All major credit cards accepted
  • Seating for around 60 on 1st Floor
  • Second Floor room available for private parties of 8-20 people
  • Reservations ok
  • WiFi access available (ask for password)
  • No parking available, but ¥100 Parking nearby



Date: September 16th.

Time: 6:30pm-9:30pm

Cost: 1000yen

Place: KeMBY’S CAFE 2-9-13 ootemachi-nakaku-Hiroshima city,Hiroshima
Phone: (082)249 -6201


Sep 6, 2017


"Oktoberfest" is the world's largest beer festival held in autumn every year in Munich, Germany since 1810. About two weeks from the end of September to the beginning of October every year, the hall will be filled with a number of huge tent beer shops swallowing thousands of people. Lots of beer fans gathered from all over the world are drinking, singing, dancing with a liter mug in their hands.

A huge beer garden event is here again in Hiroshima that you can experience special atmosphere. During the exhibition, German folk music stage is also held every day, you can taste draft German beer and German food that you can rarely have here, and you can also learn about German culture.

Place: Former Hiroshima baseball stadium site (right across from A-bomb dome)
Date: September 8 - September 18 2017
Time: Weekday 3pm-9pm    Weekend/Holiday 11am-9pm
Entry free (Mug deposit 1000yen will be returned when you return the mug to the shop)

Let's enjoy the end of summer or the beginning of fall with this fun event!!

Aug 21, 2017

Early-bird special @Shukkeien

Many people usually get around some spots:Peace memorial park,Hiroshima castle,some art museums and Sukkeien Japanese garden easily in one day.
Most of sightseeing spots in Hiroshima city,they open at 9AM.
As you know,August is the special month in Hiroshima because of the memorial day,Aug 6th,1945,so the Peace memorial museum is more crowded this month than usual. However,the Shukkeien Japanese garden in Hiroshima is opening their gates as early as 7 a.m. on this coming Saturday and Sunday,Aug 26th and 27th to host the tea ceremony. 
If you get up early and visit the  garden in early morning,I guess you will have enough time to visit other famous spots even on busy weekends.Have a fruitful day!

Special Early-morning opening at Shukkeien 
Aug 26th,27th 
・Opening hour: 7AM - 6PM (Normally from 9a.m.)

[FREE]Tea ceremony experience 
★the first 30 arrival only★
@Seifu-kan or Meigetsu-tei in Shukkeien Japanese garden
・Admission fee 
Adults 260yen 
Children 100yen

Aug 20, 2017

getalympic 2017

The 24th Getalympic is going to be hold in Fukuyama on the 17th September.

Getalympic is a unique competition in Fukuyanma where produces Geta(Japanese traditional sandals) most in Japan.

People play a few games with Geta.
One of them is "Geta tower". As you can see from the name, players make a tower with getas.
Player who makes the tallest one is the winner.


It is very important that we keep up the traditions like this competition.

Date  : 17th/Sep/2017    

Location   :  around JR Matunaga station

see you next time !!

Aug 5, 2017

✺ *:'.;*`,Miyajima Water Fireworks Festival✺ *:'.;*`,

Date: August 26, 2017 (Sat)  19:40 - 20:40
Location:  off shore from the O-torii Gate

Konnichiwa dfrom Hiroshima Hana Hostel. It's Kana here.
Summer is not over yet. It's getting hotter and hotter everyday in Japan.
Features of the summer in Japan is.....
How is the summer like in your country?

One of common event during summer in Japan is FIREWORKS ! Many fireworks event are held all over the Japan.

A very famous fireworks festival in Hiroshima will be held in late August! An at Miyajima!!! which is one of well known world heritage in Japan.

Here is a little details of the festival.

Miyajima-on-the-sea-Fireworks Display presents seven spectacular scenes, complying with each year's theme.
The fireworks display is set up to match the image for each scene, which is centered on the fascinating pyrotechnics on the water.
Over 300,000 visitors enjoy the fireworks show every year. The scene with the O-torii Gate silhouetted by the illumination of the fireworks attracts thousands of photo enthusiasts.
Miyajima Water Fireworks Festival is one of the most famous fireworks display in Japan.

You can enjoy both world heritage sightseeing at Miyajima and fireworks at once!

Do NOT miss it!!If you are interested in please check "Miyajima Water Fireworks Festival" on Google!!

Jul 24, 2017

river side festival in Hiroshima

It's going to be fierce heat day by day.
How's going your travel?

Where are you usual go to in Summer in your country?
In Japan, People go to a sea or a river to cool oneself.

Why don't you enjoy Japanese cool Summer(*^▽^*)?


****** Rver Side Festival ********************

 DATE : 2017/7/30

TIME :  9:30AM~3:30PM pre-event 29th 6:00PM~8:30PM

PLACE : Higashihiroshima-shi,Kochi Shimin Ground

ACCESS : 10 minutes walking from Kochi JR station

Fee : Free   ** Try to catch a sweet fish → 800yen

HP :


Jul 11, 2017

HANABI on July 22nd

It's season of  Big fireworks extravaganza  in JAPAN!!!

 A fireworks  extravaganza is one of the most popular events during summer here.

Here is a one of Big fireworks extravaganza place you can go to see from J-hoppers Hiroshima.

Hiroshima Port “Dream” Fireworks Festival

The show begins at 20:00 on July 22nd, 2017 (1hour).
Held in the bay in front of the 10,000 Ton Cruise Ship Bert.

Access: Take a tram track #03 to Hiroshima Port from Dobashi stop (160 yen).


Have fun you are time with HANABI  (fireworks)