Places to visit when traveling to Fukushima

Located in the southern Tohoku region and in the northern part of Honshu, Fukushima is known as the "happy island".

Dec 19, 2022 - 09:13
Feb 28, 2023 - 16:51
Places to visit when traveling to Fukushima

After 7 years of suffering from a double disaster of earthquake and tsunami, now Fukushima is like wearing a new color full of vitality.
Here are the must-see destinations in Fukushima.
J-Village Stadium
Inaugurated in 1997, J-Village is considered the first and largest National Football Training Center in Japan. This place welcomed more than 6.88 million visitors before the nuclear disaster, tsunami in 2011.

Tsuruga Castle (White Crane Castle)
Coming to Fukushima in the fall, it is definitely impossible to ignore Tsuruga Castle - one of the most beautiful castles in Japan and once an important battle point in the Boshin War in 1868. When you see signs of the castle being burned down from In the distance, Byakkotai's "White Tiger Team" - made up of the sons of Samurai warriors - committed suicide by dismemberment. Currently, the museum in the castle still preserves antiques and images that are also important historical evidence of the Aizu region.

Aizu University
Not only famous for culture, tourism, history, Fukushima also has a high-quality education. Aizu University, Aizu Wakamatsu region - the first school in Japan specializing in Computer Science. With the policy of "developing advanced knowledge for mankind", Aizu University has carried out many important studies contributing to the development of Computer Science at home and abroad.

Apple picking at Gaburi garden
Not to be missed the direct apple picking activity at Gaburi garden. The owner's apple orchard has been planted for 38 years, each tree in the garden is a "proof" for the couple's wedding anniversary. The apples here are very sweet, clean and extremely clean.

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