Hachirogata Reclaimed Land In Akita Prefecture,Japan

  It is the agricultural land where it rose in the surface of the water that surrounding soil wavered when a foot is put on the surface of the earth where it was reclaimed by drainage (Though a surface is dry, that is the sludge ground which dryness does not proceed through.) where it rose …

Kakunodate Cherry Bark Work (Museum) In Semboku,Japan

The Kakunodate Kaba-Zaiku Densho-Kan (Kakunodate Cherry Bark Work Museum) opened in 1978 to promote kaba-zaiku, or cherry bark work, as the area’s primary traditional artisanal craft. It was one of just three traditional artisanal crafts centers in Japan when it first opened. The museum itself is a modern structure designed in the traditional architectural style …

Onagawa Station’s & Yupo’po In Miyagi Prefecture, Japan

Onagawa Station is a terminal station on the Ishinomaki Line, located 44.9 kilometers from Kogota Station, the line’s opposing terminus. Onagawa Station was reduced to a pile of ruins in a couple of minutes by a tidal wave. The one-story, tile-roofed train station in Miyagi Prefecture, Japan, was located barely 50 miles from the epicenter …

Sendai Mediatheque In Sendai,Japan

Sendai Mediatheque is a Japanese library located in Sendai, Miyagi Prefecture. Toyo Ito designed it in 1995 and it was finished in 2001. The Sendai Mediatheque first opened its doors in January 2001. Mies’ Barcelona Pavilion and Le Corbusier’s Dom-ino house are also mentioned as precedents for Ito’s work, and the Mediatheque appears to combine …

Koiwai Farm In Shizukuishi,Japan

Koiwai is a private farm that spans 3000-hectares (7400-acres) at the foot of Mt. Iwate. Koiwai is well-known for its dairy products and as a popular tourist area, attracting approximately 750,000 tourists each year. You may milk a cow, ride a horse or part of the rebuilt horse tramway, attend a sheep-and-dog show, and much …

Tachikawa Residence and Shop

Tachikawa Residence and Shop was a storehouse built in 1901 that was classified as an important cultural item. It is a fire-resistant structure that escaped the Great Fire of 1907, which destroyed over 10,000 dwellings. It is now used for events such as parties and exhibitions. The next-door Western-style building can be used as a …

Toya Caldera and Usu Volcano

From the 110,000-year-old Toya Caldera to the 20,000- to 10,000-year-old Nakajima domes and a stratovolcano Usu, as well as the recent history of eruptions, this is a unique region with a plethora of distinctive geological remnants in a relatively confined area. An eruption around 110,000 years ago ejected a massive amount of pyroclastic flow, creating …

Moerenuma Park In Sapporo,Japan

Moerenuma Park is a Japanese municipal park in Sapporo. It has Isamu Noguchi, a Japanese American artist, developed playground equipment, outdoor sports grounds, and artifacts. The park is free to enter and the parking lot is free to use. The park opened in 2005 after construction began in 1988. It received several accolades, including the …

THE ST. REGIS OSAKA,JAPAN

When you plan a trip to a city as vibrant as Osaka, serenity is not the first word that comes to mind. The throng, the intensity, and the flashing lights are all part of the city-break experience, but the St. Regis Hotel in Osaka allows visitors to escape the chaos and resort to elegant serenity. …

OSAKA MARRIOTT MIYAKO HOTEL

The Osaka Marriott Miyako Hotel, which opened in March 2014, is located on the upper floors of the Abeno Harukas building, with easy access to Tennoji Station. Guests can enjoy 360-degree views of the city from the panoramic view point on the 58th floor, which also has free WiFi. Private parking is provided on-site for …