The Star Illumination of Goryokaku [Nov, 29 – Feb, 28 2015]

The Star Illumination of Goryokaku [Nov, 29 – Feb, 28 2015]

Star-shaped Goryukaku will be lightened up with 2,000 lights, which is called A Dream of Goryokaku Star. This is very fantastic scenery. You can walk in Goryokaku and see it from Goryokaku Tower. Date & Hours Nov, 29 – Feb,...
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Hakodate Christmas Fantasy [Nov, 29 – Dec, 25]

Hakodate Christmas Fantasy [Nov, 29 – Dec, 25]

A big Christmas tree will be set up at the Bay Area. There is an illumination lightening ceremony and Fireworks on 18:00 every day. Let’s get together for count down ceremony. Opening Ceremony Nov, 29: 17:40~ In front of Akarenga...
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Mt.Hakodate Ropeway

Mt.Hakodate Ropeway

Mt.Hakodate Ropeway has renewed its gondola on November, 7 2014. With 10% wider window and 125 passengers are available. You will see a beautiful view of Hakodate city. This is the place where you should come. There is Free-Wifi at the Base Station....
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Jumbo Christmas Tree Illumination In Sapporo Factory Atrium [Nov, 1 – Dec, 25]

Jumbo Christmas Tree Illumination In Sapporo Factory Atrium [Nov, 1 – Dec, 25]

Jumbo Christmas Tree is lightening Sapporo Factory Atrium. This is the annual event for Christmas in Sapporo Factory. Lightening Hours 16:00 – 22:00 Access Take a Tozai line to Bus Center Mae and 5min walk.
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The German Christmas Market In Sapporo [Nov, 28 – Dec, 24]

The German Christmas Market In Sapporo [Nov, 28 – Dec, 24]

This is a event for celebrating sister city relation between Munich and Sapporo, which was designated in 1972. The German Christmas Market in Sapporo started from 2002, the 30th anniversary of their relation ship. With many illumination by Sapporo White...
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Motoizaka Slope

Motoizaka Slope

Motoizaka slope is located in Bay Area, the westward of Hakodate city. This is the base point for measuring a distance, so that this slope was named ‘Motoi-zaka’. ‘Motoi’ means base. There are many sight spots of Hakodate around the...
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Sapporo Snow Festival, the biggest festival in winter

Sapporo Snow Festival, the biggest festival in winter

Sapporo Snow Festival is one of the most biggest one in Sapporo through the year. Not only in Sapporo, Also all over the world, this is the most biggest festival in the winter presenting a lot of snow or ice statues. More than 2 million people come every year.
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How to enjoy Odori Koen Area in Sapporo

How to enjoy Odori Koen Area in Sapporo

We show you how to enjoy ‘Odori Koen Park Area’ whole day long. This is the central area of Sapporo. You will see the Okura Ski Jump Statium far west-ward from Odori Koen Park. There are many shopping spots and sights to visit.
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Hakodate Magistrate’s Office (函館奉行所/Hakodate Bugyosho)

Hakodate Magistrate’s Office (函館奉行所/Hakodate Bugyosho)

Hakodate Bugyosho(函館奉行所) refers to Hakodate Magistrate's Office, which was settled by the Edo Shogunate in 1864, when Goryokaku was built at the same time. This was the base of Hokkaido defense.
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Hakodate Goryokaku(函館五稜郭): Historical place and Outstanding Shape

Hakodate Goryokaku(函館五稜郭): Historical place and Outstanding Shape

Goryokaku is one of the most important historical place in the Meiji era. Boshin War and Hakodate War took place here. Buyo Enomoto and Toshizo Hijikata fought the last battle with their Shinsengumi troops;
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The 34th Sapporo White Illumination [Nov,21-Feb,14]

The 34th Sapporo White Illumination [Nov,21-Feb,14]

Sapporo White Illumination started in 1981, which has been one of the biggest event of illumination in Japan. At the Odori Park, there are many wired-frame statue lined with LEDs. After this event, it turns to Sapporo Snow Festival. Odori...
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Sapporo TV Tower

Sapporo TV Tower

Sapporo TV tower is located in the Odori Park 1 cho-me, the west side of Sosei River. Many events is held here. In the winter, this place is also one of the venue of Sapporo Snow Festival. In the summer, there is a beer garden at the foot of the tower.
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