This fireworks festival in Oomagari is one the most prestigeous among the pyrotechnists in Japan and very famous. The reason is the the pyrotechinists themselves shoot off their...
Akita is one prefecture of Tohoku area.
Akita is about 4 hours away from Tokyo by car, and only 1 hour 10 minutes if you take the flight.
Akita has unique culture, which is called "Namahage". At the Namahage Museum, you can see what it is and
understand the interesting culture.
Akita Kanto Festival is the Akita's symbolic festival. The origin of this festival is from removing the curse of disease, and evil spirits. You would get excited with the dynamic festival.
Kakunodate can provide the traditional landscape with the group of Samurai houses.
Speaking of Onsen in Akita, you can try Nyuto Onsen which has white color Onsen.
When it is colored leaves season, you can not miss the Dakigaerikeikoku where you can see the beautiful contrast the water and colorful trees.
You can enjoy the popular foods in Akita such as Kiritanpo, Apple, Inaniwa Udon.
You might have the chance to meet "Akita Bijin" which is the word for beautiful women.