After my hour walk around the tsunami devastated town of Ishinomaki, I went straight to the town’s port terminal to board the 12pm ferryboat that will take me to Tashirojima or popularly known as the Island of Cats. The ferry terminal at Ishinomaki is the only way to access Tashirojima, so I was very conscious […]Read more "“Cat Island” Tashirojima, Miyagi Prefecture, Japan"
The evening before my scheduled departure to visit the town of Ishinomaki at Miyagi Prefecture, I had a little scare at my hotel in Sendai. Another 5.6 magnitude earthquake has strikes the prefecture with its epicenter close to Ishinomaki. Living almost more than a year in Japan, I was supposed to be immune to the […]Read more "A Visit to the Tsunami Devastated Town of Ishinomaki, Miyagi Prefecture, Japan"