Category Archives: rice

Akita Prefecture – 秋田県

日本語で読むために、ここを押して下さい。 Location:  Akita Prefecture Date:  11/17-11/18, 2012 Host: Akita Prefectural Government, in cooperation with JTB and a local magazine.  This trip was a special promotion, offered selectively to bloggers who applied online. Impressions of the Trip: At 7:20 sharp, we met our … Continue reading

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Kyoto 京都

日本語で読むために、ここを押して下さい。 Kyoto-fu Location: Kameoka, 25 minutes by train from Kyoto City Hosts: Masayuki-san and Yuuko-san of Yagisan Nouen Duration: One day Impressions of the Trip: Before visiting Yagi-San farm in Kameoka, just 25minutes by train from the city of Kyoto, … Continue reading

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Saitama Prefecture 埼玉県

日本語で読むために、ここを押して下さい。 Saitama Prefecture- 埼玉県 Location:  Fukiage, Saitama Prefecture Host: Gabare Farm, owned by the Ebara family Dates: July 14, 2012 Impressions of the Journey: According to the Ebara family, if you take the hour long train ride from Tokyo to their farm in … Continue reading

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