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Discover Gion in Japan!

Gion in the region of Hiroshima is a town located in Japan - some 418 mi (or 672 km) West of Edo, the country's capital.

Interactive map of Gion

Local time in Gion is now 06:15 PM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Tokyo" with an UTC offset of 9 hours. Depending on your flexibility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Daegu, Busan, Yoshigase, Yamaguchi, Shimo-fukawa or Guang dao. When in this area, you might want to check out as well. We found some clips posted online. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

7°C / 44 °F Heavy intensity rain
Morning Temperature 7°C / 44 °F
Evening Temperature 7°C / 44 °F
Night Temperature 7°C / 45 °F
Chance of rainfall 38%
Air Humidity 100%
Air Pressure 1025 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 6 km/h (4 mph) from South-West
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 92% of sky
General Conditions Heavy intensity rain

Wednesday, 12th of December 2018
Light rain, gentle breeze, broken clouds.
Light rain Day: 10°C (50 °F)
Night: 7°C (45 °F)
Thursday, 13th of December 2018
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 9°C (48 °F)
Night: 8°C (46 °F)
Friday, 14th of December 2018
Light rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.
Light rain Day: 7°C (44 °F)
Night: 2°C (36 °F)

Videos

HIROSHIMA

06:06 min ( February 08, 2007 by سيف الشامسي)
Views: 18,559 - Rating: 4.93548/5

Short documentary film which I created, about the Japanese city 'Hiroshima' and what happened to it more than 60 years ago. The film narrated entirely in Arabic Language, and filmed by HDV camera, thi...

06:52 min ( November 24, 2008 by TETUOOOSHITA)
Views: 10,028 - Rating: 4.92308/5

4 There is a piano player with a disability. Her name is Maiko Hiraoka. She makes soft and clear sound. Please listen to her play. Profile Mariko Hiraoka She graduated from Osaka College of Music. T...


HD Timelapse Tram in Hiroshima 720p

06:27 min ( May 29, 2009 by timecue)
Views: 191,472 - Rating: 4.91266/5

Timelapse working Tram in Hiroshima city HD 720p. By Canon EOS5D mk2 and Ricoh GR Digital 2. Music by Purple Planet Music www.purple-planet.com Click "watch in HD"

Cai Guo-Qiang Black Fireworks Hiroshim...

01:58 min ( October 28, 2008 by KusLab)
Views: 22,428 - Rating: 2.84615/5

Explosion Event | Black Fireworks October 25, 2008 | 13:00- Chinese artist Cai Guo-Qiang exploded black fireworks above the Atomic Bomb Dome by the Motoyasu-gawa river to commemorate the victims of th...


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Upcomming Local Events

A brief summary of interesting events comming up in Gion during the next days.

13
Dec
2018

German-style Xmas Market

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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14
Dec
2018

German-style Xmas Market

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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German-style Xmas Market

Beginning: 03:00 pm (15:00).
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German-style Xmas Market

Beginning: 05:00 pm (17:00).
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15
Dec
2018

ストレイテナー

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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16
Dec
2018

The Back Horn

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Senda Wasshoi Matsuri Flea Market

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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21
Dec
2018

ペトロールズ/OKAMOTO’S

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Dubway

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Dubway

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Interesting facts about this location

Aki-Nagatsuka Station

Aki-Nagatsuka Station is a JR West Kabe Line station located in 4-chōme, Nagatsuka, Asaminami-ku, Hiroshima, Hiroshima Prefecture, Japan.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 34.43, 132.47 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Hiroshima City Network, Kabe Line, Railway stations opened in 1928, Stations of West Japan Railway Company in Hiroshima city

Hesaka Station

Hesaka Station is a JR West Geibi Line station located in 2-chōme, Hesaka Sōda, Higashi-ku, Hiroshima, Hiroshima Prefecture, Japan.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 34.43, 132.47 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Geibi Line, Hiroshima City Network, Railway stations opened in 1916, Stations of West Japan Railway Company in Hiroshima city

Mitaki Station

Mitaki Station is a JR West Kabe Line station located in Mitakihon-machi, Nishi-ku, Hiroshima, Hiroshima Prefecture, Japan.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 34.43, 132.47 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Hiroshima City Network, Kabe Line, Stations of West Japan Railway Company in Hiroshima city

Yokogawa Station

Yokogawa Station is a JR West station located in Yokogawa-cho, Nishi-ku, Hiroshima, Hiroshima Prefecture, Japan. The station services the Sanyō Main Line, Kabe Line and Hiroden Yokogawa Line.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 34.43, 132.47 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Hiroden Yokogawa Line stations, Hiroshima City Network, Kabe Line, Sanyō Main Line, Stations of West Japan Railway Company, Stations of West Japan Railway Company in Hiroshima city

Hiroshima Castle

Hiroshima Castle, sometimes called Carp Castle was a castle in Hiroshima, Japan which was the home of the daimyō (feudal lord) of the Hiroshima han (fief). Originally constructed in the 1590s, the castle was destroyed in the atomic bombing in 1945. It was rebuilt in 1958, a replica of the original which now serves as a museum of Hiroshima's history prior to World War II.

More reading: Hiroshima Castle homepage
Located at 34.43, 132.47 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Buildings and structures completed in 1599, Castles in Hiroshima Prefecture, History museums in Japan, Museums in Hiroshima, Visitor attractions in Hiroshima

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