Hiroshima Day 2: Itsukushima Shrine at Miyajima

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Here is another blog entry from the #9DaysJapanBackpacking series! Today’s post is about our memorable day spent in Miyajima Island in Hiroshima Prefecture. Click here to read our first day in Hiroshima.

VIDEOJapan Travel Vlog 5: Miyajima Island (宮島) + Hobonichi Techo With Me ⛩

We had a quick forest bathing.

Vintage & original Japanese souvenir jackets from JLM-STORE.com

Breakfast in our airbnb. Made pancakes using the special Kyushu pancake mix!

How to go to Miyajima from JR Hiroshima station: 

Take the JR Sanyo Line to Miyajimaguchi station. From that station, walk to the JR Ferry port and buy tickets.

I had been waiting for this day.

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Hiroshima Day 1: Hiroshima Castle & Peace Memorial Museum 🏯

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For today’s post, I just want to share these photos taken during our first day in Hiroshima.

I was super excited to travel around this prefecture because of three things: Hiroshima Castle, Itsukushima Shrine, and Okunoshima (Bunny Island)!

VIDEO: Japan Travel Vlog 4: Hiroshima Castle + Okonomiyaki + Hobonichi Techo With Me 🌸

Simple kombini breakfast at our Hakata Airbnb.

Waiting for our morning bus

Bus stop cuteness

We had 2 stops before finally reaching Hiroshima City! When in Japan, try CREMIA icecream! It’s the milkiest!

Hiroshima is known for its unique take on okonomiyaki. Got our tummies fed at a restaurant inside JR Hiroshima station itself.

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Harajuku Cafe-Hopping with Tokyo Sweets Project!

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Last weekend, I was invited by Tokyo Sweets Project to do cafe-hopping together with Mochi Sucre.

I rarely go to Harajuku now as I often prefer quiter places in Tokyo / Saitama but it also felt refreshing to go back to the place I used to frequent to. Harajuku has changed a lot, haha.

10 Things To Do in Harajuku video by Me & Yumi-san

Just a teaser photo of our day 🙂

The weather forecast was it was going to rain.. but it was too sunny, lolol~

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Memories of Spring 2018 (Photos From My Disposable Camera)

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I got my film camera for end of March – April developed. Here are the results!

After I post this, I have to run and catch my train, haha!

Walking around the Tokyo neighborhood during lunch break.

Weekend shipments for Rainbowholic Shop. Had to bring these with me on a train trip, haha!

Not sure what these flowers are called but they really bloomed so beautifully after sakura!

My favorite cherry blossom view from above!

Hanami~

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