Magical Journey TOHOKU

A New Leaf, A New Day

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Aired: March 8, 2021 (UTC)


Three foreigners⁠—a lawyer, a photographer, and a tour guide—are joined by Japanese comedian Yuriyan Retriever, to explore some of the hidden wonders of the Michinoku Coastal Trail in Tohoku, Japan. Along their journey, they listen to the locals’ stories regarding the aftermath of the 2011 Great East Japan Earthquake, and how the people’s unwavering strength and resilience helped bring the community back together. Enjoy the final episode of this magical journey, full of breathtaking scenery, mouth-watering food, and hope for a bright future ahead.


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