Lake Tazawa in Akita Prefecture is another stunning example of the natural beauty of northern Japan. With a rich history and variety of activities for tourists, whether you like hiking, swimming, boating, eating, or even just a relaxing stay at a hot springs inn, Lake Tazawa has all of that and much more. Surrounding the lake is beautiful mountain scenery, and the relaxing atmosphere will help you wind down the second you arrive.
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I'm currently an English teacher living in Yokohama, and I've been in Japan for going on three years. I lived in Iwate before my move and was able to experience a very different side of Japan that most tourists are unable to see. Now I'm exploring my way through the nooks and crannies of the indu...