The Ultimate Guide to Shirakami Sanchi in Tohoku
In Japan's Tohoku region you will find Shirakami Sanchi: a UNESCO World Heritage Site perfect for mountain climbing and hiking through pristine forests!
Tohoku’s Three Great Festivals
Attend one of these spectacular festivals in the lesser-visited region of Tohoku. Experience beautiful lanterns and traditional music, and even join in as a dancer!
Michinoku Coastal Trail
Looking to get out of the city and explore northern Japan? The Michinoku Coastal Trail is an adventure like no other!
10 Great East Japan Earthquake Related Facilities You Should Visit 2022
In Fukushima prefecture, there are a lot of Great East Japan Earthquake facilities that offer some insightful views and information on the matter. Here are 10 facilities you should visit!
10 Best Cherry Blossom Viewing Spots in Northern Japan April-May 2022
The cherry blossom season in Japan is short, but luckily there are places that have late blooming sakura! Check out these great cherry blossom viewing spots in Tohoku and Hokkaido in April and May!
Fukushima FUTABA Art District
An art district is an area that has been transformed into a photogenic area to increase it's value. Futaba Town in Fukushima has been trying to do this as a part of their recovery process since 2011. Check out some of Futaba's amazing art!
Fukushima Exclusion Zone 2022 Update: Hope For The Future
It has been 11 years since the Great East Japan Earthquake and Japan lost control of the nuclear power plant. Fukushima has come a long way but the recovery process continues. Here is our most recent trip to the Fukushima Exclusion Zone.
The Three Regions and 10 Best Sightseeing Spots in Fukushima
Fukushima is one of Japan's biggest prefectures. Learn about its three distinct regions and all of its great sightseeing spots that make it such an amazing place!
Weekend Trip to Zao Onsen in Winter
Zao Onsen in Yamagata prefecture is famous for its 'snow monsters (ice trees)'. Here we explain how to best enjoy Zao Onsen in winter!
Weekend Trip to Japan’s Samurai Town Aizu-Wakamatsu
Aizu-Wakamatsu is a samurai town located in Fukushima prefecture. Here we explain how to enjoy the area in two days!