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Tohoku, Japan ~ Miyagi Prefecture & Things To Do

Yeahโ€ผ๏ธ From SiennyLovesDrawing ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿป earlier blogging about the 1st session of Japan ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ต National Tourism Organization (JNTO) Tohoku Online Seminar Secretariat attended with aims to promoting & endorsing Japan ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ต Tourism in Tohoku region, also to providing the latest information from local municipalities, Tourism Federation & Malaysian presenters who are familiar with the mentioned areas ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป Tohoku region in Japan ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ต

Welcome to read more about the 1st session about Akita Perfecture & things to do via ๐ŸŒ https://siennylovesdrawing.wordpress.com/2021/10/26/tohoku-japan-akita-prefecture-things-to-do/

Again, she really enjoyed this 2nd session @ 18 Nov & would like to share some of the important information she has learnt about Miyagi Prefecture here. Similarly, this online seminar kick started with the updates of new ๐Ÿ†• normal travel in Japan ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ตby Ms Tracy Lim. More updated details via ๐ŸŒ https://www.japan.travel/en/practical-coronavirus-information/ & https://www.mofa.go.jp/ca/cp/page22e_000925.html . Then followed by interesting travel & living experiences in Miyagi by various presenters ie. Ms Nadia, Ms Olivia Lam etc.

Sharing from Ms Nadia ๐Ÿง•๐Ÿผ (Malaysian student from Kedah) in her 6th year in Sendai, the capital city of Miyagi Perfecture & shown us a live walk from her Tohoku University, a famous shopping street arcade & its surrounding. She also told about Date Masamune, a famous samurai war ford. Love that Sendai is known as City Of Trees, we need more of tree cities around the globe.ย Read more via ๐ŸŒ https://sendai-experience.com/en/

Next, sharing from Mr Nagi Cao ๐Ÿ™‹๐Ÿปโ€โ™‚๏ธ from Miyagi Tourism Department & Miyagi is actually his hometown. Only 1% foreign tourists visiting here, a hidden gem to SiennyLovesDrawing when she heard it ๐Ÿคฉ

Also Miyagi Perfecture is good for family with kids to travel around as shared by Ms Olivia Lam ๐Ÿ’๐Ÿปto end this online seminar

Ohh ya…Ms Olivia ๐Ÿ’๐Ÿป has recommended about Zunda Mochi, a specialty wagashi (ie. Traditional Japanese sweet) of Miyagi which made from sweetened Edamame. Wowโ€ผ๏ธ Sound tempting delicious ๐Ÿ˜‹๐Ÿคค to SiennyLovesDrawing as she loves mochi & edamame a lot

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Things To Do @ Miyagi Prefecture

Miyagi Perfecture was once affected by a serious earthquake slightly 10 years ago, do check out this clip via ๐Ÿ“น๐ŸŒ https://youtu.be/YJxIxcuvyYI to observe the Miyagiโ€™s reconstructed areas

Mr Nagi has shared some famous destinations to visit in Miyagi during each of the 4 seasons as well as some special unique reason to enjoy

Funaoka Castle Park in Shibata is well known as thousand cherry trees & more than 200K tourists visited each year during the cherry ๐ŸŒธ blossom season ๐Ÿ˜ฒ It’s particularly known for a slope car that goes up & down the mountain through the cherry trees & a famous Kannon statue standing 24m tall @ the top of the mountain ๐Ÿ”๏ธ that was built as a symbol of peace & security. More info via ๐ŸŒ https://www.skbk.or.jp/en/shibata-cherry-blossom/ & welcome to check out more about the beautiful scenes in this photos album via ๐ŸŒ https://www.facebook.com/516136811836316/posts/3800703606712937/

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Miyagi has incredible festivals all-year round, summer is especially packed with celebrations, some of its festivals are in this FB video via ๐ŸŒ https://www.facebook.com/visitmiyagi/posts/2210512775732036 , eg. famous historical festival named Sairi Genya with beautiful 100 lanterns surrounding the Sairi Yashiki old warehouse buildings. Also to check out the Hirose River Lantern Festival for “Toro-nagashi” aka lantern floating, a Japanese Obon tradition where people float paper lanterns down a river

Michinoku Yosakoi Festival every year with thousands of dancers in almost 200 teams from all over Japan ๐Ÿ—พ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ต filled the street of Sendai to perform โ€œYosakoiโ€, an energetic group dance that combines traditional Japanese dance movements & modern music. However, due to global health pandemic, stream the Yosakoi dance online named โ€œOnline Michi YOSAโ€. For more info via ๐ŸŒ https://michinoku-yosakoi.net

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As an art lover, she really wish to be at the famous Reborn Art Festival which held almost every year. It was 1st held after the Great East Japan Earthquake Disaster & with aims to promote recovery in the region & has since grown as a popular event to celebrate creativity & expression. The Kohei Nawaโ€™s captivating White Deer (Oshika) installation in Oginohama, Miyagi. It’s with online video exhibits this year @ Ishinomaki City area, Oshika Peninsula, Onagawa Station area, do check out via ๐ŸŒ https://www.reborn-art-fes.jp/en/shikanoyukue/

The most popular nature adventures here is birds watching @ Izunuma in northern Miyagi Prefecture. Suggest to visit in the summer when lotus blooms spread across the lake like a giant carpet. Must try a boat ride through the middle of the lotus flowers. For more info via ๐ŸŒ https://www.tohokukanko.jp/en/attractions/detail_10008.html

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For family with kids, it’s recommended by Ms Olivia to visit the Sendai Umino-Mori Aquarium ๐Ÿ ๐ŸŸ๐Ÿก๐Ÿฌ๐Ÿณ, the coastal area of eastern Sendai City. Also a favorite weekend getaway for local Japanese families & a popular dating spot for young couples

With almost 10K square meters floor area & over 300 kinds of aquatic animal & plant specimens on display, including a school of 25K sardines, exhibitions of the Sanriku sea & deep-sea fishes

Yesโœ…, 1 of the largest aquariums in the Tohoku region. Visitors can also view dolphin & sea lion performances etc. More info via ๐ŸŒ http://www.uminomori.jp/umino/en/index.html

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Must visit to Zuihoden aka Samurai Residence. It’s the date mausoleum famed resting place of Date Masamune, the founder of Sendai & is a mainstay among Miyagi’s attractions. More about one of Sendai’s most treasured landmarks via ๐ŸŒ https://tsumugu.yomiuri.co.jp/en/learn/mausoleum-of-one-eyed-dragon-a-sight-to-behold-in-sendai/ & ๐ŸŒ https://www.zuihoden.com/en/

A vibrant model of Japanese architecture, Zuihoden also entombs Masamuneโ€™s son & grandson, Date Tadamune & Date Tsunamune. It’s a quiet spot with lots of greenery & hydrangeas adding to its tranquil beauty

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Ohh ya…Miyagi Prefecture is with this scenic spot named Naruko Gorge, located in Osaki City. Cliffs reach about 100m high & stretch for 2.5 km, the “V-shaped canyon” formed by the erosion of the Ootani River is really a sight to behold especially when autumn season ๐Ÿ

A perfect photo spot would be the Naruko Gorge Rest House @ Nakayamadaira side entrance of the Naruko Gorge Trail & Oofukazawa Bridge to see the leaves changing color ๐Ÿคฉ๐Ÿ˜

Must enjoy the Naruto Onsen, hot spring village of Naruko-onsen-kyo, located in the north of Miyagi Prefecture. It consists of 5 hot springs. More info via ๐ŸŒ http://en.naruko.gr.jp

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For winter season, Miyagi is good for ski โ›ท๏ธ๐ŸŽฟ holidays especially @ Miyagi Zaoโ€™s Eboshi Ski Resort. Check out this clip via ๐Ÿ“น๐ŸŒ https://www.facebook.com/516136811836316/posts/3662411400542159/ . Also read more via ๐ŸŒ https://travelweekly.co.uk/articles/332649/exploring-tohoku-in-northern-japan

Miyagi is also a food kingdom as top provider for rice & with richest fishing ground for seafood .ย After attended this 2nd session & read more about Miyagi while writing this sharing, SiennyLovesDrawing really looking forward to visit Miyagi Prefecture soon. She would like to travel with her little niece to the Sendai Umino-Mori Aquarium ๐Ÿ ๐ŸŸ๐Ÿก๐Ÿฌ๐Ÿณ Do stay tuned for her next sharing on 3rd session @ 15 Dec about the Iwate Perfecture, she just can’t wait ๐Ÿ˜

Website ๐ŸŒ : https://www.japan.travel/en/destinations/tohoku/miyagi/ & https://visitmiyagi.com/

Ohh ya…For travel convenience, you may check out Tocoo! ~ The Japan’s ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ตLeading Rental Car Reservation Site for your car rental booking service with hundreds of their outlets throughout Japan of various car rental brands during your trips via ๐ŸŒ https://www2.tocoo.jp/en/?asp_id=1679&utm_source=1679&utm_medium=affiliate

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Tohoku, Japan ~ Akita Prefecture & Things To Do

Updated 27 Oct 2021 3.30pm ~Receipt of lucky draw gift ๐Ÿ˜€

Yeahโ€ผ๏ธ SiennyLovesDrawing ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿป has been invited by Japan ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ต National Tourism Organization (JNTO) Tohoku Online Seminar Secretariat to attend a series of its 6 online seminars ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿปโ€๐Ÿ’ป about the Tohoku areas listed below,

  • Akita ็ง‹็”ฐ็œŒ
  • Miyagi
  • Iwate
  • Aomori
  • Fukushima
  • Yamagata

These online seminars ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿปโ€๐Ÿ’ป are being held with aims to promoting & endorsing Japan ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ต Tourism in Tohoku region, also to providing the latest information from local municipalities, Tourism Federation & Malaysian presenters who are familiar with the mentioned areas ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป Tohoku region in Japan ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ต is well known with its nature beauty as shown in this video via ๐ŸŒ https://www.facebook.com/Visit.My.Japan/videos/905564299594438/

She really enjoyed the 1st session @ 14 Oct & would like to share some of the important information she has learnt about Akita Prefecture here

Ohh ya…She has won a lucky draw gift ๐ŸŽ ~ Premium Kitaha Japanese tea ๐Ÿต , special thank you ya ๐Ÿ˜ƒ

The online seminar kick started with the updates of Covid 19 status , safety measurements (In multi languages) at shops/ restaurants & new ๐Ÿ†• normal travel in Japan ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ต The Japanese people already resumed their life & some places can observe the crowds. More updated details from time to time via ๐ŸŒ https://www.japan.travel/en/practical-coronavirus-information/ , then followed by interesting travel & living experiences in Akita by various presenters ie. Mr. Makito Kochihira, Ms. Cheesie etc.

Things To Do @ Akita Prefecture ็ง‹็”ฐ็œŒ ๐Ÿšถ๐Ÿปโ€โ™€๏ธ๐ŸŽ’โœˆ๏ธ

Akita Prefecture is often known as โ€˜Bi no Kuni (The Country of Beauty), yes โœ…, naturally the essential Japanese food & cultural experiences. Its visitors can enjoy a variety of leisure experiences in the mountains ๐Ÿ” , sea ๐ŸŒŠ & lakes throughout all 4 seasons throughout a year ๐Ÿ˜

Don’t you remember the famous movie ~ Hachi: A Dogโ€™s Tale ๐Ÿถ๐Ÿพ๐Ÿฆด that has touched most of us with its loyalty, love & friendship between the dog & man for generationsโ“โ‰๏ธ

Yes โœ…, Odate city, Akita is its hometown , so do dropping by Akita Dog Visitors Center, next door to Odate train station during your trip to visit them ya ๐Ÿ˜

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Mr. Makito Kochihira ๐Ÿ™‹๐Ÿปโ€โ™‚๏ธ (Local guide)โ€™s live sharing during this session has explained about the autumn season, rice ๐ŸŒพ fields , wearing boot ๐Ÿฅพ & gloves ๐Ÿงค to enjoy the blue sky with 20 degree chilling morning & night, then watching the mountains turn red. During winter โ„๏ธ, Akita will snow heavily ie. 3 meter snow. All can experience all 4 seasonal weather here. Abundance of foods eg. rice ๐Ÿš, fruits ๐ŸŒฝ, vegetables ๐Ÿฅฌetc. to enjoy, while winter time to enjoy the pickles. He has shared that the people here, mainly are farmers ๐Ÿ‘จ๐Ÿปโ€๐ŸŒพ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿปโ€๐ŸŒพ They will bring vegetables & distribute when big harvest time. He loves the heart warming & friendly local people lifestyle in Akita ๐Ÿ’—๐Ÿ’•

Only at Akita Prefecture, the visitors get to enjoy the unique flavour & texture of the luxury food junsai (watershield) by maneuvering a small boat ๐Ÿšฃโ€โ™‚๏ธ , then carefully picking junsai one by one

Tambo art uses rice paddy ๐ŸŒพ as a canvas to paint giant picture with different coloured rice ๐ŸŒพ plants. If you’re on the the Akita Nairiku Junkan Railway, you will pass by & enjoy the beautiful views of Tambo art ๐Ÿ˜

Also must experience the farm stay that she has learnt from Ms Cheesie sharing

There are numerous well known places to enjoy a walk to gain a mother nature hiking ๐Ÿฅพ experience in Akita with its expanses of natural beauty, especially the huge, strangely shaped Japanese beech tree, the Agariko Daiou, in Shishigahama wetland

Mt. Moriyoshi Gondola ๐Ÿ” is known as one of the hundred best mountains for wild flowers ๐ŸŒบ๐ŸŒธ & also its snow-covered tree ๐ŸŒฒ๐ŸŒณ scenery during the winter โ„๏ธ season

Winter โ„๏ธ sports are popular in Akita with a large number of ski ๐ŸŽฟ resorts & courses, including Tazawako Ski Resort & Mt. Moriyoshi Ani Ski Resort. Do check out this recorded live video by Visit Akita ใ€Fun from Home- Live Streaming from Akita Prefectureใ€‘via ๐ŸŒ https://www.facebook.com/599813696836168/posts/1846775732139952/

The Hydrangeas of Unsho-ji Temple โ›ฉ has gained popularity as a beautiful, picturesque spot to visit at least once in Oga during early summer. Also famously known as the โ€œblue heavenโ€, yes, this temple is a home to more than 1.2K hydrangeas ๐Ÿ’™ This flower represents gratitude, grace & beauty, also further symbolize unity & togetherness

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Lake Tazawa is the deepest lake in Japan ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ต with a depth of 423.4m. The beautiful blueness ๐Ÿ’™ & peaceful views to appreciate

Not to miss the Kakunodate Bukeyashiki ่ง’้คจ็”บ Street, a well known sightseeing spot with townscape to giving all visitors a real sense of the Edo era & to tr y on a kimono ๐Ÿ‘˜ & ride on rickshaws ๐Ÿ›บ . It used to attract 2 millions visitors annually

It’s 1 of the famous spot for Sakura Festival, do check out this video clip with beautiful cherry blossom captured via ๐Ÿ“น๐ŸŒ https://fb.watch/8QJ8GCLPTn/

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Ohh ya…There are 7 hot springs โ™จ๏ธ in this Akita Prefecture, each of them has different histories, appearances & spring types ie. Nyuto Onsen ไนณ้ ญๆธฉๆณ‰

Do check out this video captured about this onsen during winter โ„๏ธ via ๐ŸŒhttps://fb.watch/8QEDpdy3cU/

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After attended this 1st session & read more about Akita while writing this sharing, SiennyLovesDrawing really looking forward to visit Akita Prefecture soon. Moreover, she loves to travel with train ๐Ÿš‚, so definitely would like to travel with Akita Nairiku Line, 1 of the local lines in the Tohoku region which runs from Takanosu Station in Kitaakita, Akita Prefecture to Kakunodate Station in Semboku. It runs north-south inland & measures 100km in length

During winter season, the deep snowy scenery can be seen from the train window, while rice ๐ŸŒพharvest season, can enjoy the Tambo art as shared above. Clearly view the bright red iron bridge “Omatagawa Bridge ๐ŸŒ‰ that can be seen between Kayakusa Station & Okashinai Station. Do check out more about this train line in these 3 videos via
๐Ÿ“น๐ŸŒ https://fb.watch/8QJhKN43Bq/
๐Ÿ“น๐ŸŒ https://fb.watch/8QEZS0PLzJ/
๐Ÿ“น๐ŸŒ https://fb.watch/8QFBQbMvvq/

Yes โœ…, she ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿป will definitely wanna a train ๐Ÿš‚ ride when she is there to appreciate the nostalgic, indelible scenes of Akita, Japan ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ—พ including the tranquil rural landscapes

You may check out more details received from this 1st session on Akita via ๐ŸŒ https://siennylovesdrawing.medium.com/japan-national-tourism-organization-jnto-tohoku-online-seminar-akita-prefecture-%E7%A7%8B%E7%94%B0%E7%9C%8C-cd3f471a86dd

Do stay tuned for her next sharing on 2nd session @ 18 Nov about the Miyagi Perfecture, she just can’t wait to it ๐Ÿ˜

Website ๐ŸŒ : https://www.japan.travel/en/destinations/tohoku/akita/ & https://stayakita.com/

Ohh ya…For travel convenience, you may check out Tocoo! ~ The Japan’s ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ตLeading Rental Car Reservation Site for your car rental booking service with hundreds of their outlets throughout Japan of various car rental brands during your trips via ๐ŸŒ https://www2.tocoo.jp/en/?asp_id=1679&utm_source=1679&utm_medium=affiliate

#japan #tourism #Tohoku #Akita #travel #beauty #wanderlust #city #nature #ๆ—ฅๆœฌ #็ง‹็”ฐ็œŒ #landscape #Akitadoglovers #japanpics #japanlovers #temple #shrine #beautifulakita

Save Our Rainforest Race 2019

Yeahโ€ผ๏ธ The annual Save Our Rainforest Race ๐Ÿƒ๐Ÿปโ€โ™€๏ธ๐Ÿƒ๐Ÿปโ€โ™‚๏ธย (SORR) 2019 by the Organization For The Preservation of Natural Heritage (Pertubuhan Pelindung Khazanah Alam Malaysia in Malaysia ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡พย ‘s national language) aka PEKA ๐ŸŒฑย Malaysia ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡พ is back ๐Ÿ˜

PEKA๐ŸŒฑย Malaysia ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡พ is a Non-governmental organizations (NGO), charitable organisation which was formed with the following aims,

  • To stop โœ‹๐Ÿป๐Ÿ›‘ the destruction of natural resources ๐Ÿ’š๐ŸŒณ๐ŸŒณ
  • To defend the rights of environment
  • Be the voice of nature
  • To educate to create awareness about nature ๐Ÿ’š, sound health, the preservation & sustenance of the environment

National Aspiration & Leadership Summitย Malaysia (NALS) was a collaboration ๐Ÿค partner for SORR2019

SiennyLovesDrawing ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿป has signed up โœ… with her female friend as a teamย ๐Ÿ‘ญ๐Ÿ˜ย for SORR2019๐Ÿƒ๐Ÿปโ€โ™€๏ธ๐Ÿƒ๐Ÿปโ€โ™€๏ธย This was her 2๏ธโƒฃnd participation, do enjoy her earlier story ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿปโ€๐Ÿ’ป๐Ÿ“ via ๐ŸŒย  https://siennylovesdrawing.wordpress.com/2018/03/05/save-our-rainforest-race-2018/

Guess whatโ“โ‰๏ธ

This 7๏ธโƒฃth race ๐Ÿƒ๐Ÿปโ€โ™€๏ธ๐Ÿƒ๐Ÿปโ€โ™‚๏ธwas at the๐Ÿ“Malacca Botanical Garden, Ayer Keroh & in conjuction to celebrating ๐ŸŽ‰๐ŸŽŠ the International Day of Forests ๐ŸŒณ๐ŸŒณ

โ€œSave Our Rainforest ๐ŸŒณ๐ŸŒณ to Save Our Wildlife ๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿฆ๐Ÿ…๐Ÿ†โ€ ~ SORR 2019’s tagline jointly organised between PEKA๐ŸŒฑย Malaysia ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡พ & the Melaka Forestry Departmentย ๐ŸŒณ๐ŸŒณ

SORR2019 ๐Ÿƒ๐Ÿปโ€โ™€๏ธ๐Ÿƒ๐Ÿปโ€โ™‚๏ธwas a peaceful hike through nature ๐Ÿ’š i.e. an adventure-styled & hiking nature race ๐Ÿƒ๐Ÿปโ€โ™€๏ธ๐Ÿƒ๐Ÿปโ€โ™‚๏ธthat covers a distance of approximately 15km with aims to replant 500 trees ๐ŸŒณ๐ŸŒณ(Yes โœ…, similarly to last year SORR ๐Ÿƒ๐Ÿปโ€โ™€๏ธ๐Ÿƒ๐Ÿปโ€โ™‚๏ธ) around the Malacca Botanical Garden, as well as to create awareness on the importance of conserving our rainforestย ๐ŸŒณ๐ŸŒณ

Save Our Rainforest Race 2019 (SORR2019)

SORR2019 ๐Ÿƒ๐Ÿปโ€โ™€๏ธ๐Ÿƒ๐Ÿปโ€โ™‚๏ธalso as a fun walk-for-a-cause event to aspire all its participants ๐Ÿ‘ซ๐Ÿ‘ญ๐Ÿ‘ฌ to embed the significance of preserving the environment & ecosystem among Malaysians ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡พ๐Ÿ‘ญ๐Ÿ‘ฌ๐Ÿ‘ซ

A special thank you & great appreciation to her travel mate, IG @wendypua who drove the whole return journeys from KL to Malacca & as her running partnerย ๐Ÿ‘ญ

Each participating team ๐Ÿ‘ซ๐Ÿ‘ฌ๐Ÿ‘ญcomprises 2๏ธโƒฃ individuals ๐Ÿ‘ฅ with registration fee ๐ŸŽŸ per team of RM160 for this 15km race๐Ÿƒ๐Ÿปโ€โ™€๏ธ๐Ÿƒ๐Ÿปโ€โ™‚๏ธ

What’s in the race kitโ“โ‰๏ธ

  • SORR2019 T-shirt ๐Ÿ‘š
  • Bib number ๐Ÿ”ข
  • Sling Bag ๐ŸŽ’
  • Keychain ๐Ÿ”‘
  • Water ๐Ÿ’ฆ๐Ÿ’ง Bottle (a go green ๐Ÿ’š initiative to reduce โฌ‡๏ธ single used plastic by refilling drinking water ๐Ÿ’ฆ๐Ÿ’ง along the race ๐Ÿƒ๐Ÿปโ€โ™€๏ธ๐Ÿƒ๐Ÿปโ€โ™‚๏ธ journey)

As usual, she ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿป has arrived superb early๐Ÿ”…for the raceย with her running partner๐Ÿ‘ญ, after enjoyed the breakfast ๐Ÿฅช pack prepared by The Settlement Hotel Melaka ๐Ÿข๐Ÿ›Œ๐Ÿ›€๐Ÿป๐Ÿšฝ ( ๐ŸŒ https://thesettlementhotel.com/) from her stay, special thank you ๐Ÿ™๐Ÿป๐Ÿ˜Š for accommodating early breakfast request ๐Ÿ˜

There were breakfast ๐Ÿฅ๐Ÿž (including lunch ๐Ÿฝ๐Ÿด) which provided to all participants ๐Ÿ‘ญ๐Ÿ‘ฌ๐Ÿ‘ซ, including healthy beverages ~ Milo & 100Plus ๐Ÿฅคbefore & after the race ๐Ÿƒ๐Ÿปโ€โ™€๏ธ๐Ÿƒ๐Ÿปโ€โ™‚๏ธ

Hmm…Do be a nature lovers ๐Ÿ’š by exploring, enjoying & appreciating the natures best. Don’t ever โŒ plucking ๐Ÿคš๐Ÿปany leaves ๐ŸŒฑ๐ŸŒฟ , plants, collecting rocks or taking home anything from the botanical garden๐Ÿ“

Curious ๐Ÿค” about the agenda of this raceโ“โ‰๏ธ

There were checkpoints with activities in a race passport ๐Ÿท to complete โœ… with running partner ๐Ÿ‘ญ๐Ÿ‘ซ๐Ÿ‘ฌ, including a tree planting ๐ŸŒฑ too

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Yeahโ€ผ๏ธ SiennyLovesDrawing ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿป has successful completed โœ… the SORR2019 ๐Ÿƒ๐Ÿปโ€โ™€๏ธ& received her finisher medal ๐Ÿ…Added โž• to her race medals collection ๐Ÿ…๐Ÿ…๐Ÿ…

Do enjoy her IG stories & highlight album for pre, during & after SORR2019 ๐Ÿƒ๐Ÿปโ€โ™€๏ธ๐Ÿƒ๐Ÿปโ€โ™‚๏ธvia ๐ŸŒ https://www.instagram.com/stories/highlights/17976369328215955/

Hmm…She ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿป didn’t get to win a lucky ๐Ÿ€ draw prize ๐ŸŽ from the total 30 lucky draw prizes of SORR2019 ๐Ÿƒ๐Ÿปโ€โ™€๏ธ๐Ÿƒ๐Ÿปโ€โ™‚๏ธ

Let’s continue to support ๐Ÿ’ช๐Ÿป & learning more about the flora & fauna ๐ŸŒณ๐ŸŒฑ๐Ÿ…๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿฆ protected under the care of PEKA ๐ŸŒฑย Malaysia ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡พ by joining this annual race, SORR together gather ๐Ÿƒ๐Ÿปโ€โ™€๏ธ๐Ÿƒ๐Ÿปโ€โ™‚๏ธ

Website๐ŸŒ: http://www.pekamalaysia.org

FB: https://www.facebook.com/PEKAMALAYSIA/

So, you may curious ๐Ÿค” of SiennyLovesDrawing ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿป’s preferred running ๐Ÿƒ๐Ÿปโ€โ™€๏ธattireโ“โ‰๏ธ

She ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿป would like to recommend her newly ๐Ÿ†• purchased shape wear set from Shapee Malaysia (๐ŸŒ https://www.theshapee.com/v2/official/SalePageCategory/201021) & wore for this race ๐Ÿƒ๐Ÿปโ€โ™€๏ธ& her other running participations

Hmm…Where she ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿป loves ๐Ÿ’— themโ“โ‰๏ธ

(1) Black seamless tankee๐Ÿ–ค๐ŸŽฝ

Very comfortable ๐Ÿ˜Œ for her long race ๐Ÿƒ๐Ÿปโ€โ™€๏ธ of 15km with it (underneath her race tshirt ๐Ÿ‘š) as it was made with a highly durable material๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป

Surelyย look great ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป with itโ€ผ๏ธ None bulky & it provides a smooth silhouette especially herย waistline ๐Ÿ˜

(2) Black shaping tight ๐Ÿ–ค๐Ÿ‘–

She ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿป loves ๐Ÿ’— its light weight & breathable materials while wearing it from her toes ๐Ÿ‘ฃ up with graduated compression โคด๏ธ

Not to worry, she ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿป wasn’t feeling its compression at all during her long race ๐Ÿƒ๐Ÿปโ€โ™€๏ธwith it, very comfortable ๐Ÿ˜Œ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป

It’s strentchable, so suitable to wearing it for your daily exercise routines eg. gym, jogging ๐Ÿƒ๐Ÿปโ€โ™€๏ธ, yoga ๐Ÿง˜๐Ÿปโ€โ™€๏ธ, zumba ๐Ÿคธ๐Ÿปโ€โ™€๏ธ, cycling ๐Ÿšด๐Ÿปโ€โ™€๏ธ etc.

Ohh ya…She ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿป has created her IG stories & highlight album ๐Ÿ–ค๐ŸŽฝ๐Ÿ–ค๐Ÿ‘– via ๐ŸŒ https://www.instagram.com/stories/highlights/18049934473000957/

Guess whatโ“โ‰๏ธ

She ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿป has been joining different running ๐Ÿƒ๐Ÿปโ€โ™€๏ธ ๐Ÿƒ๐Ÿปโ€โ™‚๏ธ events before this SORR2019๐Ÿƒ๐Ÿปโ€โ™€๏ธ๐Ÿƒ๐Ÿปโ€โ™‚๏ธto prepare herself & gonna sharing here some of her practice running weekendsss ya ๐Ÿ˜ƒ๐Ÿ˜

Money ๐Ÿ’ฐ๐Ÿ’ต can’t buy health, so let’s be healthy whenever, wherever we can ya ๐Ÿ˜ƒ๐Ÿ˜

~~ Sharing is caring, you may join some of this weekend running ๐Ÿƒ๐Ÿปโ€โ™€๏ธ๐Ÿƒ๐Ÿปโ€โ™‚๏ธ events too ~~

(1) KL Car-Free ๐Ÿš—๐Ÿš˜๐Ÿ†“ Morning ๐Ÿ”…๐Ÿ”†

Date & Time๐Ÿ—“๐Ÿ•–: 7๏ธโƒฃam to 9๏ธโƒฃam of 1๏ธโƒฃst & 3๏ธโƒฃrd Sunday every month

Venue๐Ÿ“: Menara DBKL, West Malaysia

Website๐ŸŒ: https://www.facebook.com/carfreemorning/

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(2) FIT Malaysia Selangor 2019

Date & Time๐Ÿ—“๐Ÿ•–: 24 March 2019, 7๏ธโƒฃam

Venue๐Ÿ“: Dataran Kemerdekaan Shah Alam, Selangor, West Malaysia

Website๐ŸŒ: https://www.facebook.com/myKBSMalaysia/

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Hmm…Do stay tune for her ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿป next sharing ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿปโ€๐Ÿ’ป๐Ÿ“on Batam Trail Run ๐Ÿƒ๐Ÿปโ€โ™€๏ธ๐Ÿƒ๐Ÿปโ€โ™‚๏ธ5๏ธโƒฃkm at Indonesia ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ฉ ya

Also next IJM Land Half Marathon 2019 ๐Ÿƒ๐Ÿปโ€โ™€๏ธ๐Ÿƒ๐Ÿปโ€โ™‚๏ธwith her papa ๐Ÿ‘ด๐Ÿป , still considering & gonna discussing ๐Ÿ—ฃ๐Ÿ‘ค with her papa ๐Ÿ‘ด๐Ÿป before signing up โœ… for the early bird fee โฌ‡๏ธ๐ŸŽŸ

Read more via ๐ŸŒย https://siennylovesdrawing.wordpress.com/2019/04/04/ijm-land-half-marathon-2019-targetting-for-10k-runners/

Yesโœ…, yesโœ…, SiennyLovesDrawing ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿป enjoys her beauty sweat ๐Ÿ’ฆ๐Ÿ’ง through continuous running ๐Ÿƒ๐Ÿปโ€โ™€๏ธ , she ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿป believes in jogging & running ๐Ÿƒ๐Ÿปโ€โ™€๏ธ for great healthy ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป๐Ÿ˜ƒ How about youโ“โ‰๏ธ

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