Sannai-Maruyama site

Sannai-Maruyama Site: Explore the Ancient Jomon Period Settlement in Aomori

In the northernmost part of Honshu lies a completely preserved ancient settlement dating back to the Jomon Period. These were incidentally discovered in 1992 upon surveying the site for a new baseball stadium. With the start of excavations, it further led to the discovery of burial pits and enough information on the ancient settlement above…

3 Unique and Beautiful Places to Experience in Aomori

Aomori is the northernmost prefecture in Japan’s main island of Honshu. The prefecture was founded in 1871 since it had become an important seaport in the Edo Period. Today there are many excellent things to see and do in Aomori, here are just a few. Hirosaki Castle   commons.wikimedia.org/ Hirosaki is a beautiful castle town…