Tohoku Moment in Time

Where is TOHOKU?

The Tohoku region is made up of the six prefectures located between Tokyo and Hokkaido.
There is great beauty in the unknown wilderness, mountainous expanses, and humanity of these six prefectures.
This website introduces examples of travels in the Tohoku region, where history, culture, and tradition are seamlessly fused together in the fabric of everyday life.

Finding TOHOKU

Knowing TOHOKU

Voices of Tohoku

Everett Kennedy Brown
Photographer

Tohoku inspires a feeling of poetry.
For centuries, many of Japan’s greatest writers have traveled through Tohoku, inspired by the landscapes, culture, and people.