2017/04/17

2017/04/17 - Sendai Report

As the cherry blossom season is winding down in southern Japan and in Tokyo and Kyoto, the blossoms around central Japan's mountainous Chubu Region and northern Tohoku Region are rapidly entering their best viewing...
2016/04/11

2016/04/11 - Sendai Report

As the cherry blossom season is winding down in western Japan and the sakura front is moving its way north towards its final destination of Hokkaido, our team...
2015/04/16

2015/04/16 - Sendai Report

Scott was in the Fujigoko region today and you can read his report here, I headed north to the Tohoku Region and checked out the cherry blossoms in Miyagi and...
2014/04/19

2014/04/19 - Matsushima Report

Over the last few days, Schauwecker and I have been travelling down the Sanriku Coast to gather information for our biannual recovery report....
2014/04/16

2014/04/16 - Sendai Report

After exploring Fukushima's cherry blossom spots yesterday, today I headed further north to Sendai in neighboring...
2013/04/18

2013/04/18 - Sendai Report

Today we continued our Tohoku Region cherry blossom reporting from Miyagi Prefecture, with stops in...
2012/04/25

2012/04/25 - Sendai Report

Sendai is a city close to my heart because it was one of the first places that I had visited during my first trip to Japan to watch the World Cup ten years ago. Today we visit its cherry blossom spots. The city's cherry blossoms...
2011/04/21

2011/04/21 - Sendai Report

As the season progresses, the cherry blossoms are reaching the Tohoku Region and with it the areas worst hit by last month's earthquake and tsunami. Today we visited Sendai...
2011/04/21

After the Earthquake: A trip to Matsushima

Celebrated for one of Japan's three most scenic views, Matsushima is the best known tourist destination that got directly hit by last month's tsunami. Thanks to its location in a well protected bay within a bay, however, Matsushima...