This blog is written by author Sachiko who is not a native speaker of English, so it may be hard to read. It is translated from the summary of Japanese page;

Onsen, Shop

Hikage Onsen

Nakajima Library at Akita International University


Exhibition "Natural History of Mt. Chokai"

"Nagahama cofee Odate"

Private time Increasing after work

KQ train and Akita 's food event

"Chinese restaurant Parista"

Cafe Queen

Mt. Moriyoshi dam curry

Tatsuzo Ishikawa

Largest Japanese drum in world

"Lucky Pierrot"


"Ramen shop Aji-Q Takanosu"


Grilled Beef Tongue "Rikyu"

"Sugano shokudo"

Furutobe Onsen

"Ikinari Steak"

Odate-gurumi Onsen village

"Cafe Dake"

Izakaya "Akitaya"

"Danke Coffee"

"Sakurada Drive-in”

"Satoyama no Cafe Ninigi" (Oga city)

It was an unseasonably hot day today. I visited to the cafe that is renovated of old Japanese-style house standing in rice fields in Oga peninsula. Many Japanese traditional folk houses are built by airy construction. The cafe was pretty c…

Onsen “Saga-ryokan” (Shimohuro spa area in Kazamaura village, Shimokita district, Aomori Prefecture)

The spa village faced the sea, so I ate the very fresh raw fish Sashimi and delicious foods in the inn. Its common bathroom was compact, but the good hot spring water quality refreshed me. “Saga-ryokan” 【Address】24, Shimohuro, Shimohuro,…

Onsen “Shohoen” (Kowakubi spa village, Daisen city)

This hot spring is through the rice fields in the rural landscape. It is a member of Japan Association of Secluded Hot Spring Inns, and opened to day use too. The building is a registered tangible cultural property. Onsen ryokan inn “Shoho…

“Tully’s Coffee Odate”

There are several chain family or fast food restaurants in Odate. Last autumn, the long-awaited coffee chain store opened. Unlike urban shops it is a spacious shop just like Akita’s positive feature. “Tully’s Coffee Odate” 【Address】5-2-4…

Onsen “Nagominoyado Himenoyu” (Kazuno city)

This hot spring is at Yuze spa village where is surrounded by beautiful mountains and Yoneshiro river, and good to access for Hachimantai sightseeing spot. It is an inn and opened to day use too. (In the bath taking picture is not permitte…