Todaiji Temple is a short walk through the center of an army of deer.
When Celebrated annually from 3rd – 7th August in Akita City, Akita Prefecture. The night parade goes between 19.25pm to 9pm. The festival also has daytime events which are mainly held at Agora Plaza in front of the Seibu Department Store which are held from 10:00 to 17:00 on all days of the festival. Where… Continue Reading
History This golden beauty was originally built as a retirement home (not bad huh) for the shogun Yoshimitsu, it then became a Zen temple after he died in 1408. Kinkakuji is one of the most famous temples in Japan, and a definite must-see. It is incredible. The golden pavilion survived hundreds and hundreds of years,… Continue Reading
At this park, the humans are in the cage.
What to do If you are going to Aomori you must stop and eat the Sushi. The restaurant we stumbled into by chance was the best sushi we have ever had (and we have had a lot of sushi). The second thing you must do, is stop by the A-Factory and buy some of their… Continue Reading