Akita is located in the north western quadrant of Honshu Island’s northernmost region, Tohoku. Whilst it is discernibly colder than Tokyo, Akita is nowhere near as chilly in winter as Hokkaido, and summers can still produce scorching temperatures well into the 30s.
March 10, 2015
Here are some of the best spots in Kakunodate, Semboku City, which is also referred to as the little Kyoto in Michinoku area.
November 18, 2014
Akita prefecture is located in northeast Japan alongside the Japan Sea, known for its unique peninsula shaped like a nose. The "Akita Kanto Festival " hosted in Akita prefecture is one of the three biggest festivals in the northeast region of Japan and is also known as the festival of glittering rice plants in the night sky.
August 1, 2014