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1|imageslimKerstin YamaneLV.43 62 4
If you hear about Hokkaido you will mostly think about the beautiful nature, good food and its biggest city Sapporo. But there is a second big city south of Hokkaido close to Aomori. Hakodate is a nice fishing city with an very old charm.  From Tokyo you can reach Hakodate with the new Hayabusa S...more...
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Hokkaido, the “dō” in the Japanese administrative divisions commonly referred to as to-dō-fu-ken, takes up the entire Northern Island and is one of the most attractive tourist destinations in the country. Hokkaido is a mysterious natural island, and immersing yourself in the open, natural sceneri...more...
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Hokkaido is vast in territory, and it is recommended that Sapporo be the focus of your first classic trip. It can be a three- or four-day tour of sightseeing and shopping. Sapporo is also the most convenient starting point if you wish to visit other areas of Hokkaido. Day 1The first day can be co...more...
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Though each of the four seasons in Hokkaido brings its own unique characteristics, the summer and winter landscapes are the most splendid. As a result, summer and winter are peak tourist seasons resulting in higher flight ticket and hotel costs, and so it is strongly recommended to plan well in a...more...
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北海道是日本最北部的島嶼,佔有全日本五分之一的土地面積,但是人口密度極大,人口數只有東京的一半。作為一個冰雪王國,它給人的感覺就像一個''硬漢''。每年雪季結束後,它就慢慢的淡出人們的視線,好像在大家的心裡,它只與雪有關。為了證明''硬漢''也有柔情的一面,一個紫色的海洋就在這裡誕生了。今天我們就去了解一下這個被稱為紫色海洋的花田北海道富田農場。 富田農場坐落於北海道空知郡中富良野町,是一個種植有百餘種花卉的大型農場。富田農場從建場至今,已由當初的單一薰衣草品種發展到現在擁有150餘種不同品種的花卉,並陸續的研發出與薰衣草相關的產品:薰衣草精油、薰衣草香水、薰衣草美容皁等等。中間的艱難...more...
1|imageslimSimone ChenLV.24 137 3
When you tour Hokkaido, it's easy to understand why Japan's largest island and prefecture is widely known for its delicious foods including milk, ice cream, seafood, ramen, melons, and much, much more. In and around Sapporo, the capital and largest city in Hokkaido, you can find many factories th...more...
1|imageslimJosh FieldsLV.10 178 2
March 26 might just seem like a regular day for the uninitiated or the casual traveler. But, for those who live to ride the rails, March 26 is a historic day indeed. Once again, Japan is about to achieve a milestone in its rich history of leading the world in transportation and technology. This m...more...
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They're heeeerrrree! Well not quite yet, but they're coming! Say what? The giant, larger-than-life snow sculptures, the featured attractions at the Sapporo Snow Festival 2016 Beautiful snow sculptures at the Sapporo Snow Festival from Flickr cc by hirotomo t February 5th to February 11th (with ...more...
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by Odigo Contributor KIRSTY BOUWERS First posted in February 2015. Updated January 12th, 2016 The time has come to start planning your visit to the 2016 Sapporo Snow Festival in Hokkaido, Japan. To get an idea of what is on offer, check out this post from last year, and stay tuned for more info...more...
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Today is your day! Your mountain is waiting. So...get on your way! - Dr. Seuss, Oh, the Places You'll Go!Japan invented the shinkansen (bullet train), so it is no surprise the country is famous for its trains.  Ask any local expert: when visiting Japan, traveling by train is definitely the way to...more...