Kappa Liner(かっぱライナー号):Non-stop Bus from Sapporo to Jozankei
2022.10.30
Onsen

Kappa Liner(かっぱライナー号):Non-stop Bus from Sapporo to Jozankei

About Kappaliner Kappa Liner is a direct bus for Jozankei from a city area of Sapporo which takes 60 minutes. You can also take rapid 7 (快速7)…Read More

Yukitoro(雪灯路)  in Jozankei Jinjya
2020.02.01
Event

Yukitoro(雪灯路) in Jozankei Jinjya

This is a Snow candle Event called 'Yuki Toro(雪灯路)' held at Jozankei Jinjya. 2,000 ice candles are lightning in the precinct of the shrine. This is th…Read More

Sapporo Art Park
2020.01.25
Museum

Sapporo Art Park

Located in Minami-ku, the southern side of Sapporo, Sapporo Art Park is quite distant from the central area of Sapporo, often requiring visitors to tr…Read More

Sapporo Kokusai Ski Resort Opens 2019-2020 season
2019.11.24
Ski&Snowboard

Sapporo Kokusai Ski Resort Opens 2019-2020 season

Kokusai Ski area has opened on Nov 22, 2019. There is not enough snow so that skiing areas are limited. It will be snowing this week and getting bette…Read More

Autumn Leaves in Hoheikyo Dam 2019
2019.10.21
View

Autumn Leaves in Hoheikyo Dam 2019

On October 20th, 2019, I visited Hoheikyo Dam near Jozankei in Sapporo. It was an exceptionally beautiful day with vibrant shades of red, orange, yell…Read More

Ainu Culture Promotion Center: Sapporo Pirka Kotan in Jozankei, Sapporo
2019.10.20
Ainu

Ainu Culture Promotion Center: Sapporo Pirka Kotan in Jozankei, Sapporo

The Ainu Culture Promotion Center, Sapporo Pirka Kotan (アイヌ文化センター サッポロピリカコタン), is a museum dedicated to understanding Ainu culture in Hokkaido. "Pirka…Read More

Sapporo Jozankei Nature Village: Wild Camping and Immersing in Nature
2019.10.02
Out Door

Sapporo Jozankei Nature Village: Wild Camping and Immersing in Nature

Sapporo Jozankei Nature Village is situated in Houheikyo, south of Sapporo, within the renowned Jozankei Hot Spring resort area of Hokkaido. This y…Read More

KappaLiner(かっぱライナー号):Non-stop Bus from New Chitose Airport to Jozankei
2019.08.30
Transport

KappaLiner(かっぱライナー号):Non-stop Bus from New Chitose Airport to Jozankei

From New Chitose AirPort to Jozankei Onsen: 100 minutes Adult: 1,800 yen, Child: 900 yen Ticket: New Chitose Air Port Hokuto Kotsu Bus Information …Read More

Climbing Mt.Hakkenzan in Sapporo
2017.10.07
Out Door

Climbing Mt.Hakkenzan in Sapporo

Mt.Hakkenzan(八剣山) is a small mountain(498m) located in the south of Sapporo, near Jozankei Hot Spa. The mountain is formally named Mt.Kan-non-iwa-yama…Read More

Ishiyama Open Space
2015.09.12
Park

Ishiyama Open Space

Ishiyama Open Space is located in the southern area of Sapporo. It takes 30 minutes from Sapporo station by car. The area was the diggings for soft r…Read More

Itasha displays in Kitamae 2015
2015.09.12
Manga/Anime/otaku

Itasha displays in Kitamae 2015

Itasha displays is held in Sapporo art park. What is about Itasha? See this article below. Itasha, not meaning a Italian car, it’s a kind of Otaku Cu…Read More

Kitamae Sapporo Manga Anime Festival 2015
2015.09.12
Experience

Kitamae Sapporo Manga Anime Festival 2015

Kitamae Sapporo Manga Anime Festival 2015 will be held in Sapporo Art Park, Sep, 12 to 13. Contents of Kitamae Sapporo Manga Anime Festival 2015 …Read More

350 carp streamers swimming around in the sky, Jozankei Onsen
2015.05.04
Onsen

350 carp streamers swimming around in the sky, Jozankei Onsen

You can see Koinobori(carp streamer) and Sakura Blossoms at one time in Jozankei Onsen. It is very famous for this rare view in Jozankei. Sakura bloss…Read More

Makomanai Park(真駒内公園)
2015.04.28
Park

Makomanai Park(真駒内公園)

There are two stadiums in the park, Makomanai Stadium and Makomanai Ice Arena. These stadium were the places for 1972 Winter Olympic Game. The park i…Read More

Skeleton Riding Experience in Fu’s Snow Area
2015.01.09
Experience

Skeleton Riding Experience in Fu’s Snow Area

revised on 1st February 2020. This is one of the most exciting experience in winter. You can experience Skeleton Riding in Fu's Snow Area, south ward…Read More

Sapporo Kokusai Ski Area is thronged with skiers and snowboarders
2014.11.23
Ski&Snowboard

Sapporo Kokusai Ski Area is thronged with skiers and snowboarders

Sapporo Kokusai Ski Area has opened on Nov 21 and Today, Nov 23, there were many people here. Parking areas were almost full. It has been no snowing h…Read More

Hoheikyo in Autumn, surrounded by Red, Yellow and Deep Green
2014.10.12
Out Door

Hoheikyo in Autumn, surrounded by Red, Yellow and Deep Green

Hoheikyo is full of life surrounded by Autumn colors. It is still warm in the city of Sapporo, but here, in Houheikyo, it's chilly because of stiff wi…Read More

Autumn Leaves in Jozankei Onsen, Hand-made Souvenirs and Cafe
2014.10.10
Onsen

Autumn Leaves in Jozankei Onsen, Hand-made Souvenirs and Cafe

[caption id="attachment_4158" align="alignnone" width="399"] Nishiki Bridge[/caption] It's time to see Autumn Leaves in Jozankei. Visiting to Jozan…Read More

Itasha, not meaning a Italian car, it’s a kind of Otaku Culture at Kitamae Sapporo Manga Anime Festival 2014
2014.09.15
Arts

Itasha, not meaning a Italian car, it’s a kind of Otaku Culture at Kitamae Sapporo Manga Anime Festival 2014

Itasha(痛車) is composed by two words. 'Ita'(痛) means hurt or painful and 'Sha'(車) means car. Then, Itasha refers to a car that looks like painful or …Read More

Magical Girl Madoka*Magika ride on Lamborghini Gallardo at Kitamae, Sapporo Art Park
2014.09.15
Arts

Magical Girl Madoka*Magika ride on Lamborghini Gallardo at Kitamae, Sapporo Art Park

A very popular anime character for young girl, Magical Girl Madoka*Magika are covering on a Italian super car, Lamborghini Gallardo. More than 500ps,…Read More