Japan - Hiroshima & Western Honshu (PDF Chapter)
Travellers to Western Honshū will find a tale of two coastlines. San-yō boasts the bigger cities and the indelibly scarred Hiroshima. On the other side of the mountain range, San-in is all about an unhurried pace, onsen villages and historic sites.
- reflect on a tragic past in cosmopolitan Hiroshima
- marvel at nature meeting contemporary art on Naoshima
- photograph the floating shrine and stay at a ryokan in Miyajima
- restaurants & accommodation
Coverage includes: Hiroshima & Around, Miyajima, Iwakuni, Onomichi, Shimanami Kaidō Islands, Tomo-no-ura, Okayama & Around, Naoshima, Teshima, Shōdo-shima, Kurashiki, Kasaoka Islands, Matsue, Sakai Minato, Oki Islands, Daisen, Tottori, San-in Coast National Park, Izumo, Iwami Ginzan, Yamaguchi, Tsuwano, Hagi and Shimonoseki.