2017/04/26

2017/04/26 - Kakunodate Report

Today I headed to one of the Tohoku Region's most famous cherry blossom spots, Kakunodate. The entire town has about 1500 cherry trees while the places I visited today, namely the Samurai District and the Hinokinai...
2016/04/22

2016/04/22 - Kakunodate Report

Rounding up this week with a Friday vist to Kakunodate, a popular cherry blossom spot in the Tohoku Region. The former castle town in Akita Prefecture has weeping cherry trees in the samurai district and a river lined...
2015/04/23

2015/04/23 - Kakunodate Report

To round up my short tour of the Tohoku Region, I headed to Akita Prefecture to check out the cherry blossoms in Kakunodate today. The city is famous for its cherry blossoms, especially around the...
2014/04/30

2014/04/30 - Kakunodate Report

Picking up from where Raina left off, today we continued our Tohoku Region cherry blossom reporting with a visit to Kakunodate in...
2013/05/01

2013/05/01 - Kakunodate Report

I started the first day of May at Kakunodate of Akita Prefecture, one of three best cherry blossom spots in the Tohoku Region, along with...
2012/04/29

2012/04/29 - Kakunodate Report

Kakunodate is one of the Tohoku Region's top three cherry blossom spots, along with Hirosaki and Kitakami. During an average year, by this time around...
2011/05/02

2011/05/02 - Kakunodate Report

We concluded our Tohoku Region cherry blossom reporting with a visit to Kakunodate in Akita Prefecture. Kakunodate is another of Japan's Top 100 cherry blossom viewing spots, and the final leg of the three best Tohoku hanami spots that...