Lake Towada

Sample the Distinct Local Delicacies of Lake Towada, Aomori

A visit to Lake Towada won’t be complete without a taste of one delicacy that stands out above the rest—the freshly caught sockeye salmon locally known as himemasu. However, there are also other delicacies around the area that locals also recommend with so much pride such as barayaki and soba-mochi.   Towada Shokudo: The Best…

Tohoku Region: Snow Monsters and Other Natural Wonders

Tohoku is not really well known by many people. For being one of the main regions of Japan, Tohoku is not visited by many tourists like Kansai (Kyoto and Osaka) or Kanto (Tokyo). Moreover Tsunami disaster that happened in 2011, brought certain damages to some parts of this region. However, Tohoku has its own beauty.…