Kantō [竿燈(かんとう)]

2017/08/05 00:05
Kantō[竿燈(かんとう)] or Akita Kantō Matsuri[秋田竿燈(あきたかんとう)まつり] is a summer event held in Akita City, Akita Prefecture from August 3rd to 6th. That is one of the Three Greatest Festivals in Tōhoku Region[東北三大祭り(とうほくさんだいまつり)] with Aomori Nebuta..

Read More

Jyuhyō [樹氷(じゅひょう)]

2017/03/01 21:33
Jyuhyō[樹氷(じゅひょう)] is an ice which covers with a tree. It is formed when a temperature goes below -5°C and supercooled water is sprayed with a tree. Jyuhyō grows on the windward side of the tree and it is white because it contains air bubble..

Read More

Kamakura [かまくら]

2017/02/16 22:37
Kamakura[かまくら] are traditional ceremonies wishing for good harvest, good health, etc. on Ko-shōgatsu[小正月(こしょうがつ)](around January 15th) of the old lunar calendar in each area of Akita Prefecture. That is mainly held in mid-February now. ..

Read More

Akita-inu [秋田犬(あきたいぬ)](Japanese Akita)

2016/11/09 23:58
Akita-inu or Akita-ken[秋田犬(あきたいぬ or あきたけん)](Japanese Akita) is a species of Japanese dog. Akita-inu Akita-inu is native to the area around Ōdate[大館(おおだて)], Akita Prefecture. Akita-inu was designated as a National Natural Monument..

Read More

Lake Towada [十和田湖(とわだこ)]

2016/08/03 01:34
Lake Towada[十和田湖(とわだこ)] is a lake located on the border between Aomori and Akita Pref. It's the 12th largest(about 61km²) and 3rd deepest lake(326.8m) in Japan. Lake Towada Lake Towada area was designated as a part of Towada Hachima..

Read More

More...

More...




Sponsored link