Tag: Iwate Prefecture

  • 10 Best Places to see Autumn Leaves in Tohoku

    10 Best Places to see Autumn Leaves in Tohoku

    Leaf peeping trip to Tohoku this autumn season would be a great holiday idea for you. In fact Tohoku is seen to be one of the perfect autumn holiday destinations in Japan. The region is well known for its picturesque landscapes of four seasons. Though, the most significant part of […]

  • Wanko Soba in Iwate | Noodles Dish

    Wanko Soba in Iwate | Noodles Dish

    Wanko Soba is one of the most popular local specialties of Iwate prefecture especially in Morioka and Hanamaki areas. It is really funny and interesting moment while eating bowls of wanko soba until you are fully satisfied your stomach and mind. Waitress holding a tray with bowls of wanko soba […]

  • Morioka Reimen | Cold Noodles Dish

    Morioka Reimen | Cold Noodles Dish

    This is Morioka Reimen, not the greatest Sapporo Ramen. Don’t mess up with this! It is one of my favorite noodle dishes that come from Tohoku region. People dwelling in Iwate are very proud of this because they all know it is their famous local specialty. I have not noticed […]

  • Iwate Snow Festival at Koiwai Farm

    Iwate Snow Festival at Koiwai Farm

    Iwate snow festival is one of the five biggest snow festivals in Tohoku region. The festival is held in early February every year which is seen to be the symbol of winter in Iwate prefecture. Northern and northeastern part of Japan host country’s best snow festivals in winter season and […]



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