Warm memories of an Aizu winterlude

Feb 17, 2013

Warm memories of an Aizu winterlude

by Lesley Downer

It starts to snow soon after the train leaves Koriyama, and further inland at Aizu Wakamatsu the snow is knee deep. My hosts, Nobuyuki and Mikiko, are waiting at the station. I’m relieved to see they’ve brought boots for me. Aizu has been part ...