Monthly Archives: February 2016


Sapporo, Hokkaido

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Of all the places I visited, I would expect Sapporo to have the least chance of snowing. Usually it snows more in the mountain areas than in the city. But I couldn’t be more wrong. It actually never stopped snowing … Continue reading

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Noboribetsu Onsen

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About an hour’s drive from Chitose, Noboribetsu is the largest hot-spring town in Hokkaido, full of natural geothermal springs rich in different minerals from the earth. Every hotel has at least one or more onsens in them.        … Continue reading

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Niseko United, Hokkaido

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It wasn’t my first trip to Japan, but certainly my first to Hokkaido. The northernmost island of Japan, temperatures here are about 10 degrees lower than Tokyo’s, and being in the heart of winter, naturally, very cold. With temperatures between … Continue reading

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