Friday, November 15, 2019

Moerenuma Park – Natural Art & Artistic Nature

Not really seeing where the bus was going, and then awkwardly wandering into a parking space, trying to find Moerenuma park, I ended up crossing a bridge and the first landmark greeting me was...

Ultimate Map of Fall Foliage Destinations in Japan : Hokkaido

Japan Map of Fall Foliage Hokkaido  Hokkaido, the great landmass in the north of Japan, boasts sweeping natural landscapes and a variety of adventures and activities. It is also the first region in Japan...

Ultimate Map of Fall Foliage Destinations in Japan : Hokkaido (2)

Japan Map of Fall Foliage Hokkaido 3 Akan (阿寒) in Kushiro [googlemaps https://www.google.com/maps/embed?pb=!1m18!1m12!1m3!1d23171.340919024697!2d144.0871709711802!3d43.45187786211262!2m3!1f0!2f0!3f0!3m2!1i1024!2i768!4f13.1!3m3!1m2!1s0x0%3A0x1e20e85de3c673b7!2z6Zi_5a-S5rmW!5e0!3m2!1sen!2sus!4v1474605029625&w=100%&h=100%] First colors: Middle of September Color Peak: End of September until the beginning of October Recommended Spots: The autumn colors and the waterfall seen from...

Ultimate Map of Fall Foliage Destinations in Japan : Hokkaido (3)

Japan Map of Fall Foliage Hokkaido 7 Shiretokogo Lake (知床五湖) in Shari [googlemaps https://www.google.com/maps/embed?pb=!1m18!1m12!1m3!1d2863.99922772795!2d145.07440301551304!3d44.124638079107996!2m3!1f0!2f0!3f0!3m2!1i1024!2i768!4f13.1!3m3!1m2!1s0x0%3A0xe9d29fb28248e53f!2z55-l5bqK5LqU5rmWIOS4gOa5luWxleacm-WPsA!5e0!3m2!1sen!2sus!4v1474604323732&w=100%&h=100%]First colors: End of September Color Peak: Beginning of October until the middle of October Opening hours: End of April until the end of...

Ultimate Map of Fall Foliage Destinations in Japan : Hokkaido (4)

Japan Map of Fall Foliage Hokkaido 11 Sounkyo (Falling star・milky way waterfall) (層雲峡 (流星・銀河の滝 )) in Kamikawa [googlemaps https://www.google.com/maps/embed?pb=!1m18!1m12!1m3!1d2883.5902279899674!2d142.9749333154999!3d43.719064179119066!2m3!1f0!2f0!3f0!3m2!1i1024!2i768!4f13.1!3m3!1m2!1s0x0%3A0x24b977a3660d12e9!2z5rWB5pif44O76YqA5rKz44Gu5rud!5e0!3m2!1sen!2sus!4v1474601648315&w=100%&h=100%]First colors: Beginning of October Color Peak: Middle of October Access: 30min bus ride from Kamikawa Station (JR Sekihoku...

Ultimate Map of Fall Foliage Destinations in Japan : Hokkaido (5)

Japan Map of Fall Foliage Hokkaido 15 Takino Suzuran Hillside National Government Park (国営滝野すずらん丘陵公園) in Sapporo   [googlemaps https://www.google.com/maps/embed?pb=!1m18!1m12!1m3!1d2922.0728485243617!2d141.38481861547393!3d42.91350457915357!2m3!1f0!2f0!3f0!3m2!1i1024!2i768!4f13.1!3m3!1m2!1s0x0%3A0x14451085612e54a2!2sTakino+Suzuran+Hillside+National+Government+Park!5e0!3m2!1sen!2sus!4v1474599936684&w=100%&h=100%]First colors: Beginning of October Color Peak: Middle of October until the end of October Opening hours: 9am – 5pm...

Hokkaido: Indulge in the Paradise of Gourmet Food

Known as the Kitchen of the North, Sapporo boasts an endless list of delicious local specialties from ramen and fresh sea food to all sorts of sweets and confectionery. Plan your perfect Hokkaido holiday...

Scenic Food Spots: Shiretoko Kaigan Shokudo

Good food in a picturesque place is one of the best luxuries in life and Shiretoko Kaigan Shokudou in Shari, Hokkaido gives you exactly that. Looking out to the Okhotsk sea, indulge in awe-inspiring...

Lake Toya Hot Spring – The Lake View Toya Nonokaze Resort

  Private-use hot springs: Yes Rooms with private view spa: Yes With views of Nakajima Island and Mt. Yotei (also known as Hokkaido’s Mt. Fuji) across the serene lake waters, and active volcano Mt. Usu in...

Noboribetsu Hot Spring – Takinoya

Private-use hot springs: No Rooms with open-air baths: Yes Surrounded by the lush greenery of Shikotsu-Toya National Park in southwestern Hokkaido, Noboribetsu is heralded as one of the world’s most extraordinary hot spring resorts, boasting...