Miyajima island

For our very last day in Japan, we headed out to Itsukushima island, better known as Miyajima. The island is home to several shrines and temples, a lot of deer, and two cable cars. It was bright and warm day, and we hiked down from the summit after paying for the ride up. Had we known how steep it would be, we probably would have ridden back down instead.

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