Tags » Aomori

Aomori City (青森市)

Each of our previous visits to Japan have focused on the stretch of Honshu that runs between Hiroshima and Tokyo. We have stayed in Hiroshima… 3,131 more words


Record Shopping in Japan

This is not going to be an exhaustive post. It’s certainly not a definitive guide to how to buy records in Japan. There are other sites with better overviews of the many record stores that operate in Japan. 1,508 more words


Nebuta Decorations at Tokyo Midtown

The large Tokyo Midtown complex has some nice Nebuta decorations going on right now, by all means pop in and have a look if you have the time! 102 more words


The Cliffs of Hotokegaura

Even though I’ve lived here for nearly three full years now, Aomori still manages to surprise me in the best possible ways. There’s always some naturally gorgeous spot to stumble upon for the first time and make me fall in love with Aomori all over again. 425 more words

Life In Japan

Rice Paddy Art

I wanted to share something amazing with you today…I’m sure this will double, no it will triple your love for Japan. Rice paddy art or ‘ 188 more words


Avoiding JET preparations by blogging about JET preparations

With just 17 days to go (so soooon!) I’ve found myself having to face the unfortunate reality that I actually have to get ready to leave my country and somehow choose a suitcase’s worth of belongings to bring with me out of everything that I own. 207 more words


Anmon Falls (暗門の滝)

Anmon falls is part of Shirakami Sanchi, a World Heritage beech forest located in western Aomori Prefecture. The 3-tiered waterfall is well worth a visit if you’re looking for a quick half-day escape from the crowds in nearby Hirosaki city. 865 more words