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Kamaishi: Kamaishi Unosumai Recovery Stadium and Sightseeing in Japan’s Rugby Town

Other Surrounding Areas Of Iwate Other Architecture

The Rugby World Cup is set to be held in Japan from September 2019. One of the venues is Kamaishi City in Iwate Prefecture, which has been developed into a “rugby town,” where the Nippon Steel Corporation Kamaishi and the Kamaishi Seawaves RFC, who have achieved seven consecutive wins in the Japan Championships, remain active. Two games will be held at the Kamaishi Unosumai Recovery Stadium, which was reconstructed in 2018: the September 25th Fiji vs Uruguay match, and the October 13 Namibia vs. Canada match.

Guide to Japan's Hidden Hot Springs: Iizaka Onsen, Gem of the North!

Fukushima, Koriyama And Iwaki Hot Springs (Onsen) & Bath Houses (Sento)

Iizaka Onsen in Fukushima Prefecture is a scenic town that's particularly famous for having been frequented by famous Japanese writers and poets who undoubtedly sought rest, relaxation and inspiration. This town of rolling hills has nine communal baths, each with its own character. And as is customary in Japan, many of these onsen not only offer soothing natural baths but fine food as well. Here we will introduce some of the foremost and most relaxing hot springs in the Tohoku Region. These are exactly the spots you'll remember forever. Today they continue to overflow with tradition, have incredible gourmet dishes and warm hospitality since ancient times.

Choice Spots

  • Aomori, Hirosaki And Hachinohe
  • Fukushima, Koriyama And Iwaki
  • Morioka, Hiraizumi And Hachimantai
  • Niigata And Sado
  • Sendai And Matsushima
  • Surrounding Areas Of Akita
  • Surrounding Areas Of Yamagata
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