Posts Tagged ‘ Hiroshima ’

Japan:A Closer Look at Chugoku – Part 1

Mar 9th, 2009 | By | Category: Regional Travel Resources

The Chugoku region of Japan is located on the southwestern tip of Japan’s main island of Honshu and includes the prefecture of Hiroshima, Okayama, Shimane, Tottori, and Yamaguchi. Our Closer Look at Chugoku will be broken into two parts starting with Hiroshim, Okayama and Shimane.  Next week we’ll take a closer look at Tottori, and […]

Myth of Tomorrow in Shibuya

Nov 13th, 2008 | By | Category: Events

Taro Okamoto (1911-1996) was a citizen of the world whose much lauded abstract mural “Asu no Shinwa” (Myth of tomorrow) mural depicting the horror and destruction of the 1945 atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki will be unveiled to the public in Tokyo’s Shibuya ward on November 17th 2008. This massive work was Okamoto’s largest, […]