Tastes of JAPAN

Press event, 'Tastes of JAPAN' in Akita

On Thursday, September 1, we held a press conference for Tastes of JAPAN by ANA AKITA at the Akita Castle Hotel, Akita city. Among the many attendees at the event was prefectural governor Hirohisa Satake, and during the session we talked about the fascinating food, drinks, sweets, and culture of Akita Prefecture.

The press conference

Some remarks by Governor Satake

Mariko Kurihara, an 'Akita Kanko Lady'* and Ndatchi, the PR mascot for the prefecture *A PR and campaign assistant whose role is to promote tourism in Akita Prefecture

Local cuisine from Akita