For those who want to enjoy the restful hotel life after sightseeing in Sapporo, here are some recommended hotels for viewing the nighttime scenery. Watch the nighttime scenery from the hotel lounge and recharge your energy for tomorrow!
When the majestic nature teams up with the extreme weather of Hokkaido, pure magic can often happen. It is especially true during the winter, with its snow, frost and ice. Here is a list of some of the extraordinary phenomena that can be witnessed in the winter wonderland of Hokkaido.
Fauna of Hokkaido is rich, some species are rare, many are very attractive. But it can be a mission impossible to encounter them on your own. But do not despair! There are sanctuaries and farms where you can hang with some of the amazing creatures. We will introduce you to 10 of the best places in Hokkaido to enjoy a precious experience.
For the culinary culture of Hokkaido, there is no shortage of fresh, ingredients of superb quality, be it vegetables, meat or seafood. It’s a foodie’s paradise. Everything tastes better when eaten in Hokkaido! On this page, let us take you through a virtual gourmet journey introducing some of the Hokkaido’s bests.
Hokkaido, Japan’s northernmost point, is so large that sightseeing often requires a car. However, public transportation in the biggest city, Sapporo, is well-developed and there is plenty to see. Here are 10 spots in Sapporo that you can enjoy without a driver’s license.
Japanese fruits are delicious, but they’re often quite expensive. For those of you that want to eat as much as you want without worrying about the price, going fruit picking is recommended. Here are 10 places in lush Hokkaido where you can enjoy picking fruits.
If you ever visit Hokkaido, one thing we definitely recommend is riding the local trains. Unfortunately, in recent years, some of the lines have been closed down, but there are still a lot of local lines you can ride enjoy the grand scenery of Hokkaido. Here are our top seven lines.
Snowy, wintry landscape may be the first impression when you think of Hokkaido. But Hokkaido is full of charm and beauty also when the snow melts and the summer begins. Let us introduce you to some of the highlights in this article, we picked 8 wonders of Hokkaido Summer!
The northern areas of Japan are gorgeous places full of nature that allows you to enjoy the seasons all year round. Here are some lakes and marshes in that area that you should absolutely try to visit.
Since Japanese people have a unique image of tattoos and people with them, many bathing facilities do not allow people with tattoos in their baths. However, here are some hot springs and bathhouses that do allow people with tattoos so you can have the best experience indulging in Japanese bathing culture here.
Otaru, a city that is located close to Sapporo offers really beautiful views of the coast and harbor at night. Many come here to witness the lit up city at night. During winter, this city transforms into a magical wonderland with the beautiful street decorations and white soft snow. You definitely shouldn’t miss these 5 spots to catch breath taking views of the city.
There are many picturesque hot spring areas in Hokkaido, and there you’ll be able to find loads of Japanese inns with beautiful hot spring baths. When you are planning a trip to Hokkaido, you mustn’t miss out in any one of these inns in this list.
The vast Hokkaido is rich in nature and here all year round, they have many events and festivals to celebrate their resources and history. This is one prefecture not to be missed with all its interesting local events!
It’s not an exageration to say that ramen is the local food of Hokkaido, and the region has developed a unique ramen culture, made with locally produced ingredients. Why not visit Hokkaido and enjoy the delicious ramen the region has to offer?
For the people of Hokkaido, soup curry is soul food. With its soup base, it is possible to make all sorts of flavors of soup curry. Here in this article, we are going to introduce twenty specially selected soup curries which have roots in the regions they are made.
Hokkaido is Japan’s region for perfect snowfall. The good quality snow has led to the popularity of many winter sports there. Here are various places where you can enjoy fun winter activities and nature in Hokkaido.