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Hiroshima Station Area Insights

Hiroshima Station Area Insights

Duration:2 hours total
Includes:Food and equipment
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

A long-time resident of Hiroshima, originally from Hawaii, I taught business and sustainable tourism at the university level for 20+ years. I have an MA in Sustainable Tourism and have done collaborations with social entrepreneurs and research at sustainable destinations across Japan. Active #climatestrike activist, community event coordinator and organize monthly #cleanup activities. Always…

What we’ll do

First I'll meet guests at Hiroshima station and give an overview of things you can see and do inside the station. Then we will explore one of the shops in or near the station that the group might find interesting with a focus on made-in-japan (made-in-Hiroshima), innovation and a focus on sustainability. For example, locally made brushes, local jeans shop, local bakery and cake shop made on the…

What I’ll provide

Vegan cookies or snacks to share with guests
Creative supplies
City maps and relevant flyers or information for the group depending on timing of their visit

What to bring

Refillable water bottle
Own shopping bag
Own reusable utensils, straw, cup if they have

Where you'll be

Hiroshima station: products and services of interest inside and adjacent to the station Okonomiyaki venue: all the shops serving up Hiroshima's most famous dish Department store viewpoint: relaxing space inside Fukuya department store to see great city views Toshogu shrine & nearby points of interest as we do the short walk from the station Peace Pagoda: symbol of peaceful recovery to the people of Hiroshima

Guest safety

Outdoor activities carry risks, and you may be exposed to dangerous situations as part of this experience. Make sure you can participate safely given your abilities and the conditions (such as location, weather, and equipment).

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests ages 16 and up can attend. Parents may also bring children under 2 years of age.

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Hiroshima Station Area Insights
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