Food and Drink

Tori-no-Suke

SUBMITTED BY ADAM AND HYLA ERNST We have driven past this noodle shop many times and always wondered if the food was as good as the exterior of the restaurant suggests. Not knowing what to expect, we stepped inside this busy restaurant at lunch time and were greeted with very Read more…

Festivals and Events

Flower Festival in Hiroshima

SUBMITTED BY ADAM AND HYLA ERNST Hiroshima Flower Festival, a three day event that takes place during Golden Week, is Hiroshima’s biggest festival.  Every year, over one million people converge on Peace Memorial Park and Peace Boulevard to enjoy performances, parades, flower displays, music, and of course festival vendors.  In 2013, Read more…

Japanese

Chikara Sushi

SUBMITTED BY THE ERNSTS AND THE ROBERTSONS Thank you, Duanne Cole, for recommending this AMAZING seafood restaurant.   For non-sushi lovers, don’t let the name fool you: Chikara Sushi serves more than just sushi and sashimi.  We visited on a Sunday afternoon and the restaurant was packed with Japanese families even Read more…

Food and Drink

G. Labo

SUBMITTED BY EMILY SCUDDER My friend took me to G. Labo for my first time, and her first time there for dinner.  We had to wait a little while because we arrived a little after 5, and it opened for dinner at 5:30pm.  So we walked around downtown a little, Read more…