|Above, the Atomic Bomb Dome. Photo by Armand Vaquer.|
Have you ever wanted to visit Hiroshima? But you have limited funds and it can be a big expense getting there from Tokyo.
Fortunately, Tokyo Cheapo took a look at all transportation options on getting to Hiroshima from Tokyo and has posted an article with them.
They begin with:
When your friend asks you to go to Hiroshima, at first you’re like “dude, I don’t wanna get radiation,” but after stepping up your knowledge of nuclear physics and realizing that there are actually people living there so it can’t be that bad, you start considering how much there is to do and see. Hiroshima, capital of the Hiroshima prefecture (pretty obvious, huh), and its surroundings have a lot to offer: the Shukkeien garden, the Hiroshima Castle, the Peace Park, Miyajima’s famous floating torii and Okunoshima (‘Bunny Island’) are just some of the must-visits in Japan’s far west. Here’s the problem for Cheapos, though: it’s far, and far means expensive. But that won’t kill our travel buzz, so let’s look at our Tokyo to Hiroshima options.To read more, go here.