Jorakuen Japanese garden, a peaceful park in Fukushima, Japan
Sightseeing Sponsored Tohoku | Sendai

Jorakuen: A Japanese Garden to Soothe Your Soul

Sponsored by Fukushima City Tourism and Convention Association   Japan is constantly reminding me why its gardens are world famous, and Jorakuen Park (浄楽園) in Fukushima prefecture is no exception. Fukushima is one of the six prefectures of Tohoku  – a region which is renowned for its mountain scenery, onsen and kokeshi.…
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Visiting A ‘Nishiki Koi’ Farm – the Elegance and Power of the Colourful Carp

Sponsored by Yamakoshi village The Birthplace of Nishiki Koi (Coloured Carp) The elegance and power of the colourful carp, Nishiki Koi (Coloured Carp), is known far and wide around the world, yet very few people know of their origin, birthplace and laboured past. The Nishiki Koi…