From Towada to get to Hachinohe, the road goes through to Shingo. Shingo has been on my very long places to to list for a long time. It casts itself as a town of "mystery and romance": the site of Jesus' tomb and the site of a pyramid that predates the Egyptians. I am not convinced by either claim...
Towada ko is in the west
Shingo's location within Aomori
The curiously churchlike information centre, open only on weekends.