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Flight of the Crane: Tsurunomai Bridge

Taking a drive through countryside Aomori on a clear and sunny spring day, we couldn’t believe our luck when we decided to take a pit-stop by Lake Tsugaru-Fujimi. Even with the last few cherry blossoms still clinging to their branches, our eyes were completely captivated by a beautiful triple-arched wooden bridge stretching across the blue […]

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Miyagi Secrets: Where to ‘Hanami’

Hanami (花見), literally meaning flower (花 ‘hana’) viewing (見 ‘mi’ from 見る ‘miru’ – to look), is a part of Japanese culture with a long history. Practiced since the 7th century, people first enjoyed ‘hanami’ by viewing the blossoms of Japanese plum (梅 ‘ume’). It was in the Heian Period in the early 8th century when Hanami become analogous to cherry […]

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Mountains of Monsters in Tohoku

The Tohoku region consists of six unique and equally amazingly prefectures, so it is a very difficult task to pin-point just one attraction that represents the ‘essence’ of Tohoku. If there had to be one though, this would be it! There is simply nothing like this anywhere else in the world. Forget an elusive ‘Bigfoot’ – we’re talking a whole army of […]

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宜動宜靜-揭開面紗看見福島

行程參考(含 Google Map 的位置): 第一天 –7:15– 集合:整裝待出發 –7:30~10:00– 行車:仙台至檜原湖 –10:00~13:00– 活動:湖上冰穴釣、午餐 (¥4,700/人 –12:30~13:30– 行車:檜原湖至豬苗代湖 –13:30~15:30– 活動:觀賞天鵝 –15:30~16: 00– 行車:豬苗代湖至Listel飯店 –16:00~17:00– 活動:悠閒玩雪 –17:00~– 入住、晚餐、溫泉、休憩 DAY 2 –7:00~8:00– 早餐、穿戴滑雪裝備 –8:00~10:00– 活動:滑雪 (¥1,600/ 三小時一人 –10:00~10:30– 退房 –10:30~11:30– 行車:Listel飯店至會津若松城 –11:30~13:30– 活動:遊覽會津若松城 (¥410/ 入場券 –13:30~14:30– 行車:會津若松至大內宿 –14:30~16:30– 活動:午餐、大內宿散策 –16:30~– 行車:大內宿至仙台 大眾交通運輸行程(含 Google Map 的位置): 第一天 –8:44/8:00~10:24– 行車:仙台駛 / 東京駛至豬苗代駛 (東北新幹線>>郡山駅, (JR磐越西線>>豬苗代駛 […]