Memorial Day, Hiroshima
Hiroshima, with its unfortunate history, is now a bustling city that has grown from the past.
With panoramic views of the Seto Inland Sea, this outside bath is a perfect place to relax.
This bridge is built of timber, and was constructed without a single nail.
The only feudal castle in Shimane, nicknamed 'the Black Castle', never saw a battle.
This gate stands off the shore of Miyajima Island and is one of Japan's most sacred sites.
Part of the highest mountain range in Chugoku, and was once off limits for climbing.
These dunes are the largest in Japan and stretch for 16km along the northern coast.