In Tottori Prefecture, Japanese pears are famous as a specialty.
Especially, the type of pear named 20th century pear is known well.
Japanese pears are kind of different from pears that made in other countries.
This is because Japanese pears look like apples as shown in the image.
According to Tottori Prefecture government, Tottori Prefecture accounts for 70% of the total wholesale sales. This is the highest market share percentage in Japan!!
This pear' s the best season is from late August to late September.
In addition, it contains nutritions such as citric acid that is effective in recovering from fatigue, and thus you can expect to help your body that get tired because of summer heat.
Matsuba crab is a kind of snow crab and considered as a representative winter delicacy in Japan.
Matsuba crabs are fished from November to March and the events are usually held on Tottori City and other cities on the 4th Saturday of November because the 4th Saturday of November is said "the day of Matsuba crab"!!
If you livied in Tottori or visit there, you can enjoy eating your fill of Matsuba crab.
Tottori Sand Dunes
As I mentioned before, Tottori Prefecture is famous for Tottori Sand Dunes.
In this sand dunes, you can not only enjoy viewing the dunes but also the unique activities.
For example, you can ride a camel to view the dunes and take a photo with the camel!
In addition, dune yoga classes are held at the dunes and you can enjoy various views such as the sunrise, sunset, and full moon via Yoga classes.
Is Tottori Prefecture a livable town?
The ansewer is "YES"!!
Tottori Prefecture government provide comfortable environments for residents.
Let me explain why Tottori Prefecure is livable.
Life Surrounded by Nature
Tottori Prefecture is the place that is surrounded by beautiful nature such as sea or mountain. Therefore, you can eat fresh local food such as seafood.
Moreover, you can easily access to go shopping and commute because the transportation network is improved at the central town.
Replete Support for Foreigners
Tottori Prefecture government promote that companies accept foreigners and publish the information about job offers for foreigers.
In addition, they have established the contact for foreign human resources in 2019.
In short, they already ready to provide the livable environment where foreigners can work.
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I introduce the attractions of each prefecture in Japan because our comapany is going to provide informationa about job offers in Japan.
If you intersted in finding employment in Japan, please keep reading this blog!!
Today, I'm going to talk about Hiroshima prefecture!!
Let's know about Hiroshima prefecture!!
Where is Hiroshima?
Do you know where Hiroshima prefecture is?
Hiroshima is one of the prefectures in Chugoku region.
It is adjoined to some prefectures such as Okayama and faces the ocean which is called Seto Inland Sea.
This sea is the sea separating Honshu from Shikoku.
As you can see the map, Hiroshima is close to Shikoku. There is a large bridge that connects the Chugoku and Shikoku regions.
What does Hiroshima government implement some policies?
Nowadays, the new coronavirus becomes a pandemic.
I strongly hope our lives will soon returen to normal.
According to Hiroshima Prefecture gorvenment, they currently is implementing several policies such as "Supporting comapanies", "Securing medical care", and "Securing educational opportunities". This is because the virus has big negative effects on lives and companies.
The most notable point is that Hiroshima prefecture government decided to distribute aid to companies where operate on closed days or shortened hours. The government also provides various support such as maintaining the employment of employees.
Momiji Manju is the most famous specialty in Hiroshima!
By the way, Manju is one of the traditional Japanese sweets made by wrapping flavored ingredients such as red bean in kneaded dough made from wheat or other ingredients.
As you can see the name, Momiji Manju is shaped like Momiji which is the leave changes color in the autumn and has red beans paste inside. However, recently, various kinds of flavors such as chocolate have been released.
There are fresh seafood in Hiroshima!!
As I said before, Hiroshima prefecture faces the ocean, so we can eat fresh seafood there. Especially, raw oysters are famous.
According to the Hiroshima Fishery Association, Hiroshima Prefecture has the highest oyster production in Japan. About 60% of Japan's oysters are produced in Hiroshima Prefecture.
Therefore, there are many restaurants in Hiroshima Prefecture that provide fresh raw oysters, so it is crowded with many people everyday.
If you are interested in the raw oysters, please try to eat them!!
Do you know what Miyajima is?
I think some people already know about Miyajima, but let me introduce it.
Miyajima is an island in Hiroshima Prefecture and Itsukushima Shrine is in Miyajima.
This shrine was registered as a World Cultural Heritage in 1996 and has a large torii is in the surrounding nature. Many peopel visit here to see the torii built in the sea and the beautiful veiw.
As I mentioned at the beginning, the Shimanami Kaido is a kind of bridge that plays important role in connecting the Chugoku region with the Shikoku region. This bridge was built between Hiroshima Prefecture and Ehime Prefecture which is one of the Shikoku regions.
You can enjoy not only the convenient transportation but also the cycling!
This cycling is a popular activity because you can go to places where you can't stop by cars.
Is Hiroshima a livable town?
The answer is "YES" !!
In Hiroshima, the residents are provided a comfortable place to live!
I'm going to explain why Hiroshima is livable.
Living close to the city and nature
Hiroshima Prefecture is currently focusing on urban development aimed at revitalizing the city.
For example, around Hiroshima Station, many buildings are rebuilding and the appearance after completion is likely to be activated as shown in the image.
Many commercial facilities and hotels will be in the building, so it will be convenient for many people to go shopping!
Moreover, if you leave the center a little, you can refresh by nature and there are quiet residential areas.
Providing information about housing or jobs for foreigners
Hiroshima Prefecture government promotes programs that accept foreigners and international students, so they publish a lot of information about job offers for them and housing. These information is useful and helpful.
If you are interested in working or living in Hiroshima, please cheak their website or let me know. We can help you!!
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