May 28, 2020
Visit Yamadera, Go Off The Beaten Track In Tohoku
Yamadera, literally meaning mountain temple. Is a sacred temple complex high up in the Tohoku mountains, with breathtaking views.
February 2, 2020
Visit Sendai, Gateway To The Tohoku Region
Gateway to the Tohoku region and one of Japan's biggest cities, when you visit Sendai you'll find a comfortable city offering up culture, food and shopping
January 20, 2020
What To Do In Aomori, The Festive Northern City
Home to vivid festivals and fantastic seafood, Aomori is a hidden gem of northern Honshu. Read on for the best things to do in Aomori city and prefecture.
September 6, 2019
What Is The Tohoku Shinkansen
The Tohoku Shinkansen (東北), gets its name from the Tohoku region and covers the entire route between Tokyo and Shin-Aomori.
August 31, 2017
Visit Matsushima: One Of The Most Scenic Views In Japan.
The scenic islands of Matsushima located just off the coast east of Sendai and to the north of Tokyo. Learn what to do and how to get there.
November 1, 2016
Resort Shirakami Train
The resort Shirakami train is one of the most beautiful train rides in Japan along the scenic coastline of northern Tohoku.
May 18, 2015
Tohoku And Hokkaido With The Jr Pass
Explore north of Tokyo using the Japan Rail Pass. Visiting the best places in Tohoku, Hokkaido and northern Japan have to offer.
February 3, 2011
Use Japan Rail Pass On Hayabusa
From March 2011, the Japan Rail Pass can be used on the new JR East Hayabusa service which takes you from Tokyo to Shin-Aomori in just over 3 hours!