Tohoku Slopes to Soaks, Unveiling Japan’s Scenic North
“The wonders of Japan’s scenic north are all the more precious because they remain in large part undiscovered by outsiders. Tokyo, Kyoto, and Okinawa have booming tourist industries that can detract from an authentic experience, but in Tohoku it is still possible to make magical connections and to gain insight into…”
By Lauren S. Power
Published in the Singapore American Newspaper in October 2013, pages 18-19.
I started writing for the Singapore American Newspaper after I moved to Singapore in 2013. The publication is closely supported by the American expat community, but boasts a wide readership among international expats and Singaporeans alike. According to the Department of Statistics Singapore, foreigners made up nearly 40% of the country’s population in 2017 — that’s 2.18 million permanent residents and expatriates!
Published since 1958, the Singapore American Newspaper is one of the most professional and widely-read association newspapers in Singapore. SAN covers a wide variety of topics and is a monthly guide for events, happenings and current affairs in Singapore. The newspaper is written by the community, for the community. Read about the history of SAN here.