12 TATEYAMACHIBA

2016.5.24

Try the sweet, juicy corn from Tateyama raw!

Do you think that corn cobs are usually eaten boiled, steame…

26 NANKI-KATSUURAWAKAYAMA

2016.5.17

Inspired by the Nanki Kumano Geopark: The Geo Rice Bowl

In 2014 the Nanki Kumano area has been registered as a geopa…

19 CHAUSUYAMA-KOGENAICHI

2016.5.3

Enjoy the “Above the Clouds” tea in the morning mist at 700m elevation

“Unjoucha” means “Above the Clouds Tea”, which is the atmosp…

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…