Category Archives: Tohoku Region

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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Miyagi Prefecture 宮城県

    日本語で読むために、ここを押して下さい。   Location:  Sendai and Ishinomaki, Miyagi Prefecture Host: Trip was done in cooperation with Umari and scallop fishermen in Ishinomaki Duration: October 27-28, 2012 Impressions of the Trip: Roshni first went to Ishinomaki in August, 2011, just … Continue reading

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Fukushima Prefecture- 福島県

日本語で読むために、ここを押して下さい。  Fukushima Prefecture- 福島県 Location:  Minamisōma, Fukushima Prefecture Host: Rokkaku Shietai and the amazing Suzuki family Dates: August 18-20, 2012 Impressions of the Journey: With the Japan Railways (JR) Joban line still in a state of disrepair after the March 11 triple … Continue reading

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