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[Manga] Hokuou Joshi: Swedish Girl Åsa Discovers Japan All Over Again Southern Tohoku Haggling Over Southern Tohoku(1)

The rest of Japan's even more mysterious than Tokyo! Åsa, a manga artist from Stockholm, Sweden, sets off to discover a side of Japan she’s never seen before. Her travels take her to southern Tohoku, Fukuoka, Okinawa, Hiroshima, and Kyoto. There are all-new surprises and touching moments in store for her every step of the way. Read on and discover the quirks of Japan all over again through Åsa’s eyes in this essay comic!

Haggling Over Southern Tohoku

Åsa’s comment

I have been north once! I went to Sapporo. But I’d never been to southern Tohoku, so I had no idea what to expect. But I was excited! It had been a long time since I’d taken a trip that wasn’t for work. I was pretty nervous about staying at his parents’ place, though…

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