10 Check Points of Driving in Hokkaido
2014.07.31
Driving

10 Check Points of Driving in Hokkaido

If you're looking to explore all of Hokkaido, traveling by car is essential. Many scenic spots are inaccessible by other means. However, it's importan…Read More

Hiking from Sankakuyama to Okurayama in Sapporo
2014.07.28
Out Door

Hiking from Sankakuyama to Okurayama in Sapporo

With a height of 311.3 meters, Sankakuyama(三角山) is a small mountain located in the Yamanote area, Nishiku, Sapporo. This mountain looks excellently tr…Read More

Sapporo is the Kingdom of Sweets, Sapporo Sweets
2014.07.27
Foods

Sapporo is the Kingdom of Sweets, Sapporo Sweets

[caption id="attachment_2080" align="alignleft" width="300"] Sweets of the year 2009[/caption]This is the movement for making Sapporo a kingdom of the…Read More

Hokkai Bon Odori: Yukata Dance Festival in Odori Park
2014.07.27
Festival

Hokkai Bon Odori: Yukata Dance Festival in Odori Park

The upcoming Hokkai Bon Odori will begin on August 14, 2014. Don your kimono or yukata and celebrate the end of summer. In Hokkaido, after Obon (Augus…Read More

Where to Savor Jingisukan in Sapporo
2014.07.27
Foods

Where to Savor Jingisukan in Sapporo

Jingisukan is a traditional dish originating from Hokkaido, featuring lamb or mutton and assorted vegetables grilled on a distinctive helmet-shaped pa…Read More

Exploring Tanukikoji Shopping Arcade in Sapporo, The oldest shopping mall
2014.07.27
Shopping

Exploring Tanukikoji Shopping Arcade in Sapporo, The oldest shopping mall

Tanukikoji Shopping Arcade (狸小路商店街) spans a roofed shopping street between Odori and Susukino in Sapporo. Locally referred to simply as "Tanukikoji," …Read More

K90 Miyanomori Ski Jump Stadium
2014.07.27
Stadium

K90 Miyanomori Ski Jump Stadium

The Miyanomori Ski Jump Stadium (宮の森ジャンプ競技場 Miyanomori Janpu Kyōgijō), formerly known as the Miyanomori-Schanze, is situated in the Miyanomori area we…Read More

Enjoy Sapporo Night View, Moiwayama, Mt.Moiwa
2014.07.26
View

Enjoy Sapporo Night View, Moiwayama, Mt.Moiwa

The night view of Sapporo from Mt. Moiwa was ranked among Japan's top three night views in 2015. While Hakodate boasts a globally renowned night view,…Read More

A Vast Expanse of Hitsujigaoka Observation Hill, Sapporo
2014.07.26
Park

A Vast Expanse of Hitsujigaoka Observation Hill, Sapporo

Hitsujigaoka Observation Hill is a year-round tourist destination from spring to winter. It's a must-visit spot for tourists in Sapporo. During the…Read More

Lily and Snow, Snow Cruise Onze, Otaru
2014.07.26
Ski&Snowboard

Lily and Snow, Snow Cruise Onze, Otaru

Snow Cruise Onze is a ski area located in Otaru, overlooking the Sea of Japan, and it is one of the oldest ski areas near Sapporo. It opens every year…Read More

Military housing of Kotoni Tondenhei Village, Legend of Sapporo
2014.07.25
Historical Place

Military housing of Kotoni Tondenhei Village, Legend of Sapporo

This small house is a Military housing of Kotoni Tondenhei Village located in the Kotoni area of Nishi-ku, west of Sapporo. It holds significant natio…Read More

Beer Gardens at Odori Park, Sapporo in 2014
2014.07.24
Foods

Beer Gardens at Odori Park, Sapporo in 2014

The Odori Beer Garden kicks off annually from July 18th to August 15th, starting in 2014. It is renowned as the largest beer garden in the country, bo…Read More

Sapporo Teine Ski Area, Exciting Wild Urban Skiing
2014.07.22
Ski&Snowboard

Sapporo Teine Ski Area, Exciting Wild Urban Skiing

It takes about 40 minutes from the central area of Sapporo, and then you can immerse yourself in powder snow at Sapporo Teine Ski Area. This venue hos…Read More

Mt.Hakkenzan Area, Urban Winery Tour in Sapporo
2014.07.22
Wild Nature

Mt.Hakkenzan Area, Urban Winery Tour in Sapporo

Mt. Hakkenzan, also known as KanNon-IwaYama (観音岩山), is situated in the southern part of Sapporo. Despite its modest height of 498 meters, the mountain…Read More

Jozankei Gensen Koen Park, The Palace of Hot Spa in Sapporo
2014.07.21
Onsen

Jozankei Gensen Koen Park, The Palace of Hot Spa in Sapporo

In the central area of Jozankei, nestled along Road 230, there's a charming spot known as Jozankei Gensen Park. As you travel down the narrow road tow…Read More

Sapporo Bankei Ski Area, ban.K: Quick Access to the Best Skiing
2014.07.21
Ski&Snowboard

Sapporo Bankei Ski Area, ban.K: Quick Access to the Best Skiing

Bankei Ski Area, also known as ban.K, is conveniently located in Chuo-ku, west of Sapporo. It's just a 20-minute drive from Odori Park in Sapporo Cent…Read More

Asahiyama Memorial Park: Another Sapporo Night View
2014.07.21
Park

Asahiyama Memorial Park: Another Sapporo Night View

Between Mt. Maruyama and Mt. Moiwa, Asahiyama Memorial Park was established as part of the commemorative events for Sapporo's 100th anniversary in 197…Read More

Kiroro Snow World: Enjoy Powder Snow in Akaigawa-mura
2014.07.20
Ski&Snowboard

Kiroro Snow World: Enjoy Powder Snow in Akaigawa-mura

Kiroro Snow World is situated in Akaigawa Village, northwest of Mt. Asari, just a 60-minute drive from Sapporo. It stands out as one of the most po…Read More

Hoheikyo Dam: Autumn leaves, Jozankei in Sapporo
2014.07.20
View

Hoheikyo Dam: Autumn leaves, Jozankei in Sapporo

Hoheikyo Dam, located in Jozankei, Minami-ku, Sapporo, is one of the most renowned sightseeing spots in the city. Situated upstream of the Toyohira…Read More

Donburi, Japanese All in One Dish
2014.07.19
Foods

Donburi, Japanese All in One Dish

Donburi, a popular Japanese dish, combines rice with various main ingredients in a large bowl. It's akin to fast food, offering a quick and satisfying…Read More