Takiguchi Orchard

So today we are talking about cherry picking. No not the kind where you keep the info you like. No, actual cherry picking in Yamagata Prefecture in Northern Japan.

Come with us as we explore the many All-You-Can-Eat orchards in the summer.

Koei Suisan Part 1 Oysters from Matsushima

There is a little fishing shop in the Isozaki harbor in the City of Matsushima with the best oysters in Japan. Follow along with us as we look at what they sell at Koei Suisan and how they process their goods on site. This place comes highly recommended if you are traveling in or around Miyagi Prefecture in Japan.

Uchi Guesthouse in Matsushima

Uchi guesthouse is an amazing place to stay in Matsushima in Miyagi Prefecture. Not only are the prices significantly less than those of a business hotel. Eiju the owner is very fluent in English making it easy for anyone traveling in and around Matsushima. The guesthouse has many other extras, but you can see them in the video, or you can check them out on the Uchi website in English.

http://www.uchi-matsushima.com/

Sabakoyu Public Bath

Sabakoyu is a public bath that has been in Izaka Onsen in Fukushima city since the 17th century. We will explore this public bath, tell you what a public bath is, give you some history not commonly known, and even show you proper Japanese etiquette. Don’t worry, there is no nudity featured in the video.

There are travel costs and directions given in the video.
Sources for people who want more information on the radiation in Fukushima:
http://blog.safecast.org/
http://www.asahi.com/ajw/articles/AJ201612060039.html
http://www.fukushimaminponews.com/news.html?id=772

Zao’s Fox Village is out

Up high in the mountains on Mt. Zao in Miyagi Prefecture sits a little animal reserve. This animal reserve specializes in foxes. Though they do research on canine diseases, they also open the park up to the public where you can play, interact, feed, and even hold the foxes. Come join us on an adventure you’ll never forget.