26 NANKI-KATSUURAWAKAYAMA

2016.4.12

Resumed for the season: whale watching in the sea of Nanki!

Every year from approximately beginning of April to beginnin…

8 NASUTOCHIGI

2016.4.5

7 years approved lunch menu: The “Nasuben”

The deluxe lunch plate “Nasuben” includes Nasu beef as main …

37 IBUSUKIKAGOSHIMA

2016.3.22

Look for heart-shaped shells on Chiringashima Island!

Chiringashima is a beautiful unpopulated island in the Kinko…

6 HAGUROYAMAGATA

2016.3.15

The famed cherry trees of Tsuruoka Park

Adjacent to the ruins of Tsuruoka Castle, which once belonge…

4 NYUTO-ONSENKYOAKITA

2016.3.1

Do you know “Hirokko”?

What people in Akita Prefecture call “Hirokko” is commonly k…

35 UNZENNAGASAKI

2016.2.16

Take a stroll at Suwa Pond

Suwa Pond situated on the premises of Kyukamura Unzen is an …

28 HIRUZEN-KOGENOKAYAMA

2016.2.9

Just the right tofu, when spring is coming soon: Sakura Tofu

“Motose” is a shop in the Hiruzen area for tofu and yuba spe…

11 OKU-MUSASHISAITAMA

2016.1.19

Wild game dishes: The deer of Oku-Musashi

“Ryoshikoubou” (Japanese for “hunter’s workshop”) in Oku-Mus…

20 NOTO-CHIRIHAMAISHIKAWA

2016.1.5

Astronomical observatory “Sirius” at Kyukamura Noto-Chirihama

Have you ever been wondering what the night sky looks like i…

36 MINAMI-ASOKUMAMOTO

2015.12.22

Sake lees pudding

“Yamamura Shuzo” in Takamori town is the oldest sake distill…