An out-of-the-way onsen in the middle of Mother Nature, this mountain hot spring with billowing steam is exceptional
Praying for a good harvest to the light of the kanto lanterns which fills the night sky. A major summer festival in t...
If you’re going to Akita, by all means visit the Bukeyashiki in Kakunodate, the Little Kyoto of the Tohoku region
Relax in an idyllic onsen village surrounded by a primeval Japanese beech forest
A folklore museum that recreates the ancient Japanese house for the legend of the Namahage which is told in the Oga d...
A prominent onsen in Japan for treatment of ailments due to its effectiveness from the high acidity of its waters
The bright blue lake is the deepest in Japan and appears like a precious stone from Mother Nature
A museum relating Kakunodate’s traditional craft of kaba zaiku (bark craftsmanship) to future generations
An art museum dedicated to the works of the Hirafukus, father-and-son painters who were born and raised in the distri...
A leisurely tour of the famous places in the Lake Tazawa area by pleasure boat