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  • Sapporo, a city of 2 million, is the gourmet capital of Hokkaido, a treasure trove of food. "You may be thinking, "I only have a limited number of meals during my trip, so I want to eat the best food I can find! "But there are so many restaurants to choose from that you may have a hard time choosing the right one. In this issue, the author, a native of Sapporo, introduces some of the must-try gourmet restaurants in Sapporo!

    2023-09-28

  • Sendai is a place where you can enjoy the beautiful scenery of nature, such as the autumn foliage, and places of interest related to Lord Date Masamune. This article introduces a recommended itinerary for a 3-day/2-night trip to Sendai. In the suburbs, there is one of the three best hot springs in Oshu "Akiu Onsen "and one of the three most scenic spots in Japan "Matsushima ". Enjoy local delicacies such as beef tongue, sasakamama, and zunda rice cakes!

    2023-09-07

  • Hakodate is a staple of Hokkaido sightseeing. Hakodate is a popular sightseeing destination in Hokkaido, offering a wide variety of attractive gourmet foods such as seafood and sweets. In this issue, I will introduce some truly delicious Hakodate gourmet foods recommended by the author, who visits Hakodate at least once a year. From classic Hakodate favorites to gourmet foods known only to the locals, be sure to check them out!

    2023-08-29

  • Hokkaido boasts of its unshakable popularity as a popular sightseeing spot. This article introduces a 3-day/2-night plan to visit popular sightseeing spots in "Asahikawa, Furano, Biei, and Abashiri "using Asahikawa Airport and Memanbetsu Airport. We hope you will read this book if you are looking to cool down a bit during the hot summer or if you are wondering where to go on your summer trip! Hokkaido is famous as the coldest prefecture in Japan. Among them, the Abashiri area near Rikubetsu, known as the coldest town in Japan, has a relatively cool climate even in summer! Why don't you spend your summer in Hokkaido, away from the dangerous level of heat in the city center, and get in touch with the great outdoors? The plan presented in this article assumes that you will stay in the Furano area for the first night and in the Abashiri area for the second night.

    2023-08-23

  • It is the summer vacation season and many of you are probably wondering where to go for your family vacation this year. If you are in doubt, go to Hokkaido. There are plenty of places for the whole family to enjoy such as playing in the city of Sapporo, seeing beautiful flower fields in the Furano and Biei areas, and relaxing in a hot spring. Here are 10 recommended spots in Hokkaido for a family vacation.

    2023-08-02

  • The summer vacation for another year is just around the corner. Restrictions on going out due to the new coronavirus have been eased, and the season to enjoy summer to the fullest has finally arrived. However, you are still thinking that international travel is a bit of a hurdle! There are many places in Japan where you can feel the summer. This article introduces many classic spots for summer vacation travel. Why don't you enjoy marine sports and summer activities and feel like you are at a resort? We recommend early consideration and reservations for popular dates, as airline tickets and hotels, as well as car rentals, fill up quickly! We hope you will enjoy your summer vacation trip to Japan and have a memorable time on your trip.

    2023-07-28

  • Many people may be planning a trip to Hokkaido this year, as various restrictions have finally been removed and they can enjoy a summer vacation. Hokkaido may have a strong image of winter, but summer is also a great season to see the lively trees and sparkling sea. Let us introduce you to some of the best places to visit in Hokkaido in summer!

    2023-07-26

  • Furano and Biei are representative sightseeing spots in Hokkaido, but "many people may not know what they are "other than famous spots such as lavender fields and hilly areas. In this issue, I will introduce some recommended spots in Furano and Biei that I know only because I visit Furano and Biei once or twice a year.

    2023-06-19

  • With the weather getting warmer across the country, it is the time of year to get outside. This spring, why don't you go out into nature where flowers are blooming and the air is dazzlingly green, where you can take a stroll in an hour or two, or take a ropeway to feel the great outdoors. Even inexperienced climbers can easily get close to nature. Here are 10 hiking courses in spring in Japan.

    2023-05-10

  • If you have ever been to Hokkaido, you have probably seen Seicomart (a.k.a. Seikoma), the convenience store with the orange sign. With its delicious and inexpensive private products, and the convenience of its stores located almost everywhere in Hokkaido, Seicomart has become a part of the "infrastructure for the daily lives of Hokkaido residents. SECOMA is also a great place for tourists to eat during a drive or to look for souvenirs! In this article, the author, who buys at SECOMA whenever she returns to Hokkaido, introduces the secret of SECOMA's popularity and recommended products.

    2023-04-06

  • Niseko is one of the most popular areas in Hokkaido. The town of Niseko and its surrounding towns offer many attractive spots for nature, hot springs, activities, and dining. In this issue, we will introduce some of the best spots for a drive in the Niseko area, from classic sightseeing spots to local favorites!

    2023-03-13

  • In this issue, we will introduce you to "Hakodate ", a great spot for solo travelers. The most important factor for a solo female traveler is the choice of means of transportation, and Hakodate has streetcars and buses running throughout the city. It is a fun, safe, and easy way to access Hakodate's many tourist attractions. Enjoy a trip to Hakodate to experience the four seasons.

    2023-02-09

  • In the cold winter, you want to take a hot spring bath to warm up your body from the inside out. It is good to relax in a place with little snow or at a super public bath, but if you go to the trouble, why not enjoy a snow bath, which is only possible in winter? A warm onsen with a view of the snow is a special experience. Here are 10 snow viewing baths that can be easily enjoyed on a day trip without staying overnight.

    2023-01-24

  • Hokkaido, the northern land of Japan, is a place that anyone living south of Honshu would like to visit on any number of trips. Hokkaido's charm lies in its vast lands and abundant nature, which do not exist in other areas of Japan. The fact that there are so many suitable travel destinations means that there are also many spectacular spots that are sure to be Instagram-worthy. This time, we have carefully selected five attractive Instagram-worthy spots to visit in the Hokkaido area. We hope you will consider including them in your next trip.

    2023-01-18

  • In the northern land of Hokkaido, there are many spots where you can feel the power of nature and the mystical power of shrines. The Ainu people and the settlers who settled the area after the Meiji period (1868-1912) have long considered these places to be places of spiritual comfort, and they are sure to provide power to those who visit them today. Here are 10 recommended power spots in Hokkaido where you can feel the mystical power.

    2022-12-08

  • Fukushima Prefecture, where snow falls in winter, is a tourist destination famous for its hot springs. It is also becoming more popular for Spa Resort Hawaiians and Ouchi-juku Snow Festival. It is a popular gourmet destination with abundant seafood and delicious fruits. In Fukushima, which can be enjoyed all year round, we will go on to introduce some special hotels and ryokan where you can fully enjoy the feeling of luxury.

    2022-06-21 Management office

  • Yamagata offers many places to enjoy hot springs, delicious food, and delicious sake. Sake brewery tours and snow festivals are also a popular pastime, making Yamagata a popular destination for tourists all year round. We will introduce some of the best hotels and ryokan (Japanese-style inns) in Yamagata where you can enjoy a luxurious atmosphere. Please use them as a reference for your sightseeing.

    2022-06-20 Management office

  • Hello. In this article, I would like to introduce seven recommended hotels in Akita. Akita Prefecture is located on the Sea of Japan, and is a place where many people visit for sightseeing in winter, attracted by the severe cold and the unique benefits it offers. In addition to its unique Japanese food culture, such as rice and kiritanpo, which are the main selling points of the prefecture, there are also various sightseeing spots. We hope you enjoy your stay at one of the hotels introduced here and make the most of your trip to Akita.

    2022-06-17 Management office

  • Hello. In this article, I would like to introduce seven recommended hotels and inns in the Miyagi area. Miyagi area is a prefecture famous for its rice, as it is well known for producing numerous brands of rice. In addition, its location near the Pacific Ocean and the climate's crisp atmosphere are also famous for a variety of other dining options. From dining to nature, there is a wide variety of things to see and do in this enjoyable prefecture, and we assure you that your trip will be enjoyable. After a fun-filled day of sightseeing in Miyagi Prefecture, we hope you will relax and unwind at one of the hotels introduced here.

    2022-06-15 Management office

  • Hello. In this article, I would like to introduce seven recommended hotels, ryokans, and other lodging facilities in the Iwate area. Iwate Prefecture is the largest prefecture in Honshu, and is characterized by its wide and spacious atmosphere. The magnificent sea and coastline, as represented by the rias coastline, is also a page in your memory. The traditional Japanese sightseeing, such as eating seafood while gazing at the sea, is the attraction of Iwate, a place loved by people of all ages and both men and women. Please make your trip to Iwate more colorful by staying at one of the hotels or ryokan listed here.

    2022-06-14 Management office

  • Hello. In this article, I will introduce some recommended hotels and inns in Aomori Prefecture. Aomori Prefecture is located in the northernmost part of Honshu. It is a unique area in that you can enjoy the harsh northern winds, the sea flowing nearby, and the magnificent and powerful nature of the Shirakami Mountains, a World Heritage Site. Please spend a pleasant time sightseeing while experiencing the unique atmosphere and climate, which are not easily enjoyed in everyday life.

    2022-06-09 Management office

  • Hello. In this article, I will introduce some recommended hotels and ryokan in Hokkaido. Hokkaido is a beautiful region with overwhelmingly magnificent land and spacious nature, and it is one of the most special places in Japan. We hope you will enjoy a moment of relaxation in such a land of tranquility. We hope this article will be of some help.

    2022-05-25 Management office

  • We will introduce some of the restaurants that you should definitely visit when you come to Fukushima, from the famous ramen, which is a gourmet specialty of Fukushima, to soba noodles, which is easy to go for lunch, and local izakayas, which are great places to stop by after sightseeing.

    2022-02-17 Management office

  • Hello. In this article, I would like to introduce 7 recommended gourmet restaurants in Yamagata area. The Yamagata area is a land of very rich nature, with both sea and land. It can be said to be a place that follows the rich landscape of Japan closely and offers very enjoyable food from time to time. You may not have many opportunities to visit Yamagata Prefecture, but when you do, you will have a very fulfilling time. Please enjoy a variety of Yamagata Prefecture's gourmet foods and have a good time.

    2022-02-16 Management office

  • Hello. In this article, I will introduce seven recommended restaurants in the Akita area. Akita is one of the most gourmet-rich areas in the Tohoku region, and many people go out of their way to visit and experience its charms. We will introduce a wide range of gourmet foods, from standard gourmet foods that can be called specialties to unknown gourmet foods that are not so well known to tourists. We hope you will use this article as a reference and enjoy the delicious gourmet food in the Akita area.

    2022-02-15 Management office

  • Hello. In this article, I would like to introduce 7 recommended gourmet restaurants in Miyagi area. The Miyagi area is known as a place where beef tongue is first and foremost famous. However, there are also other popular gourmet foods that are unique to the local area, taking advantage of the climate and natural features of the area. There are a variety of must-see gourmet foods available in the Miyagi area. When you visit Miyagi Prefecture, please enjoy a variety of gourmet foods and have a good time.

    2022-02-14 Management office

  • Hello. In this article, I would like to introduce some recommendations for food in Iwate Prefecture. Iwate Prefecture is one of the most pristine landscapes in Japan. With its rich nature and traditional food culture, it is truly a spot that tickles the local spirit of the Japanese people. Even for those who do not have roots in Iwate Prefecture, it is a very familiar place. In this article, we will introduce such recommended gourmet foods in Iwate Prefecture. We hope you will enjoy the wonderful food culture that has been passed down from generation to generation. For tourists, please refer to this article and enjoy a pleasant sightseeing tour of Iwate.

    2022-02-09 Management office

  • Hello. In this article, I would like to introduce some recommended gourmet foods in Aomori Prefecture. When you think of Aomori Prefecture, many of you may first think of apples. However, there are many attractive dishes hidden in the shadows. In this article, we will introduce such recommended gourmet restaurants in Aomori Prefecture. Tourists are encouraged to refer to this article and enjoy an enjoyable sightseeing tour of Aomori.

    2022-02-09 Management office

  • Hokkaido has many sightseeing spots, great scenery, and delicious food, and we will introduce some of the best gourmet foods that you must try. From ramen to Genghis Khan, seafood to sweets, there is something for everyone in Hokkaido.

    2022-01-26 Management office

  • There are many sightseeing spots in Fukushima Prefecture, which is not far from Tokyo. Although Fukushima Prefecture has an image of being surrounded by quite a bit of forest and mountains in some places and having a lot of nature, we would like to introduce some sightseeing spots that are worth visiting.

    2021-12-21 Management office

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