Hinoshima (Sun Island) is a popular summer vacation spot in Japan with its beaches, holiday inns and surrounding islands.
Negi Springfield and his students visit Hinoshima for a summer of beaches and festivals before he must return to England.
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In Love Hina, the Hinata House from Hinata opens a Beachside Tea House with a traditional stage performance for customers. A summer festival also occurs on the island during the summer.
In the Love Hina anime Noriyasu Seta worked an archeological dig site near the beach.