Tag: Tohoku

 
  • 5 Best Places to See Autumn Leaves in Aomori

    5 Best Places to See Autumn Leaves in Aomori

    Hokkaido is a paradise to see earliest fall foliage in Japan, and so is the Tohoku region! Aomori, the northernmost prefecture of the main island of Japan, is an incredible place to hunt for momiji (red leaves). Boasting one of Tohoku’s most popular touristic areas, Aomori is known for its […]

     
     
  • 6 Best Places to See Cherry Blossom in Sendai

    6 Best Places to See Cherry Blossom in Sendai

    Sendai is very appealing during its cherry blossom season that you would find it as a perfect place to enjoy this year hanami. It is the capital city of Miyagi prefecture and the largest city in the Tohoku region, blessed with a number of great hanami spots. The best time […]

     
     
  • 7 Famous Traditional Crafts of Tohoku

    7 Famous Traditional Crafts of Tohoku

    The whole Tohoku region is breathtakingly an awesome place to discover that comprises six prefectures Aomori, Akita, Fukushima, Iwate, Miyagi, and Yamagata. Tohoku’s wonderful unique outdoor nature, local cuisines, glorious history, and impressive ancient crafts have always mystified me with pleasure. Many of the great artisans in the region have […]

     
     
  • 9-Day in Tohoku Spring Itinerary

    9-Day in Tohoku Spring Itinerary

    The best time to see cherry blossom in the Tohoku region is from Mid April through Late April. The region boasts some of the top sakura viewing spots in Japan. If you are thinking about visiting Tohoku’s most famous hanami spots then you need to have a travel plan based […]

     
     
  • 10 Fabulous Things to do in Aomori in Winter

    10 Fabulous Things to do in Aomori in Winter

    Would you like to enjoy the snow to the fullest? Visit Aomori this winter then, and it would certianly warm your body and soul by offering you a wide range of recreational outdoor winter activities and stunning snow festivals. Lots of snow falls throughout Aomori Prefecture as it is the […]

     
     
  • 10 Delicious Foods to Eat in Fukushima

    10 Delicious Foods to Eat in Fukushima

    Fukushima is one of the top historic places to visit in Japan. Exploring the historic landmarks is a must thing to do there. Apart from discovering those attractions, there you find a plenty of activities that include hiking, hot springs bath, fishing, fruit picking, skiing, cycling, and many more. Whatever […]

     
     
  • Kokeshi: Traditional  Japanese Dolls from Tohoku

    Kokeshi: Traditional Japanese Dolls from Tohoku

    Before getting insight into Kokeshi, first I would like to praise its birthplace called Tohoku. It is a charm area, don’t you think so? Blessed with abundance of beautiful nature, Tohoku has become one of the places in Japan that foreign visitors don’t hesitate to admire its utmost beauty. It […]

     
     
  • Akita Kanto Matsuri 2019 (Kanto Festival)

    Akita Kanto Matsuri 2019 (Kanto Festival)

    During the Akita Kanto Matsuri (pole lantern festival) in early August, Akita city becomes magically breathtaking. Why? Akita is an impressive place. Think about Kakunodate cherry blossom festival in spring and Yokote kamakura festival in winter. Both are highly impressive seasonal festivals. On the other hand, Akita’s summer festival – […]

     
     
  • Aomori Nebuta Matsuri 2019

    Aomori Nebuta Matsuri 2019

    It is summer, is not it? If the weather sounds crazy now because of the heat outside then I am sorry to inform you that reading about Aomori Nebuta Matsuri (Festival) may not be a good idea. Heat is everywhere, who wants to go out! No offense though as in […]

     
     
  • Kakunodate Cherry Blossom Festival 2019

    Kakunodate Cherry Blossom Festival 2019

    In spring, when you think of visiting Akita prefecture, first you must think of its biggest annual cherry blossom festival. The festival is widely known as the Kakunodate Cherry Blossom Festival. Kakunodate is a famous castle town of the Tohoku region, located in central Akita prefecture. In the spring you […]

     
     
 
 

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