Tohoku

The Frozen World and the Loneliness

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When I think of winter in Japan, I think of an image I wasn’t able to capture.

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7 Amazing Experiences in Japan’s Tohoku Region

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Tohoku is far-removed from much of Japan’s tourist core, but it’s still more than worth a visit.

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Tohoku Spirit Week

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I could tell the Sunday morning sky was grey, even through my blue curtains. But I was leaving for Japan in a few hours—what did the color of the sky in Thailand matter? Six months, I’d reminded my friend Megan during our video chat the night before, when the sky was black. It had been […]

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