Other

JR East Pass

Q: What’s the most economical and convenient option for moving around in Japan?

For us, any trip to Japan would involve a significant amount of time travelling on Japan’s bullet train or Shinkansen. To keep the cost down, we have purchased the JR East Pass in Malaysia before our departure. This flexible pas ...

Other

Hotels and Ryokans

Q: Tohoku is packed with great accommodation, tell us what are the hotels and ryokans that truly standout?

The hotels we ...

Food

Sendai Gyutan @ Date no Gyutan Honpo

Q: What makes your Gyutan experience truly unique in Tohoku?

Sendai Gyutan @ Date no Gyutan Honpo

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Food

Izakaya @ Kuranosho

Q: Tell us about the unique features of today’s Izakaya in Japan.

Izakaya @ Kuranosho

Food

Sushi @ Sendai Ekimae Eden

Q: What is your highly recommended restaurant for a top notch sushi experience that you will not find anywhere else?

Food

Hotel Buffet @ Hanamaki Onsen

Q: Share your experiences on the impressive selection of cuisines at the hotel’s seasonal buffet.

Hotel Bu ...

Food

Japanese Set @ Shokudo Inaho

Q: Organic and health food options are becoming more prevalent in Japan. So, let&rsqu ...

Food

Akita local food @ Kamakura no Sato

Q: Tell us the local taste of the countryside cuisine which should not be missed when visiting Kamakura no Sato?

Food

Nabe @ Tsurunoyu Onsen

Q: How would you rate your Japanese Hot Pot wonder at Tsurunoyu Onsen?

Nabe @ Tsurunoyu Onsen

Food

Grilled fish Set @ Mizuumi-tei

Q: Tell us one of the best ways of guaranteeing you taste a fresh fish in Japan and how this cooking style does wonder to the fish.

Food

Wanko soba @ Azumaya

Q: Iwate prefecture's popular Wanko Soba challenges any idea of mannerly and graceful Japanese dining. Tell us the i ...

Food

Maesawa Beef set @ Rest Hiraizumi

Q: Share with us your dining experience at Restaurant Hiraizumi for the Japan’s finest and brilliantly marbled meat, Mae

Nature

Matsushima Kaigan Coast

Q: We know that Matsushima is widely famous not only for the beautiful view of islands but also delicious seafood. Share your ...

Nature

Lake Tazawa

Q: Can you recommend us one of the stunningly beautiful views of Japanese nature that we should absolutely visit?

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Nature

Oirase Keiryu & Lake Towada

Q: Tell us one of the beautiful nature landscapes that will remain in your heart for a long time.

Oirase Kieiryu ...

Culture

Kakunodate Samurai Residence

Q: What’s the most exciting destination that you have ever experienced in Tohoku?

Kakunodate Samurai Resid ...

Culture

Namahage Show

Q: With so many festivals and shows around Japan to catch during different seasons, please share with us your picks of the top ones to expl ...

Culture

Nyuto Tsurunoyu Onsen

Q: Tell us about Akita’s Onsen Paradise- a stretch of Onsens that remains nearly undiscovered by most of the tourist ...

Culture

Motsuji Temple

Q: Motsuji Temple is famous for its huge garden centered on a large pond in the style of pure land gardens. What ...

Culture

Chusonji Temple

Q: How was your experience of exploring Hiraizumi’s history and the wonderful complex of temples hidden in the charming old town?

City

Sendai City

Q: Travel to Sendai City: First Impressions

Miyagi Prefecture belongs to the Tohoku region. It is located at the north-e ...