Hiroshima is unlike any place I visited. No other place had such a devastating attack against it civilians, and no other place has so much focus on peace, rather than seeking to blame the aggressor.
Arriving in Hiroshima was a weird experience. The city is a vibrant place, where people walk the streets as they do in so many places around the world. And still, it’s the first place where the atomic bomb was used on the battlefield (and against civilians…)
We took a taxi from the railway station to the memorial.
Koen Blanquart is a strategy consultant, journalist, and author.
Wanderlust is one of his driving factors, and he shares his travels here on Boarding Today. Koen is also the skipper of SV Bagabonda, a sailing vessel making a slow circumvention of the globe..
Koen recently published a book on how to manage a remote team: The Suitcase Office.