Post Tagged with: "Aomori"

  • Bluefin Tuna (Maguro) Story | Sea to Sushi Shop

    Bluefin Tuna (Maguro) Story | Sea to Sushi Shop

    Japan’s most prized bluefin tuna comes from a town called Ōma where a HON-MAGURO auctioned in Tsukiji once fetched $1.4M (2003). Oma Maguro is a brand. Just the location it’s caught increases the price of the tuna by as much […]

  • Extreme Airport Snow Removal Team: White Impulse

    Extreme Airport Snow Removal Team: White Impulse

    Aomori Airport has gone to the EXTREME when it comes to snow removal. They’re so good at it that this airport has NEVER HAD A SNOW CANCELATION. Not once despite having the most snow on Japan’s main island. What’s the […]

  • Aomori NEBUTA FESTIVAL Experience

    Aomori NEBUTA FESTIVAL Experience

    This past summer, I participated in the Nebuta Matsuri and documented my experience in an episode. This is by far my favorite summer festival in Japan and I have attended 3 times over the years — maybe a 4th next […]