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Kamui Ski Links: Guide to Hokkaido's Awesome Budget Ski Resort (2023-24 Access/Tickets/Hotels)

Asahikawa Skiing & Snowboarding

Kamui Ski Links, in Asahikawa, Hokkaido, offers an incredible variety of ski trails at very reasonable prices. Before you pack your bags and zip off, however, here's a list of the important information you'll need to make the most of your trip there!

Hokkaido Shiki Marche: A New Hot-Spot for Hokkaido Gifts and Gourmet

Sapporo / Chitose Gift Shops

Hokkaido Shiki Marche, located near Sapporo Station, is a popular food souvenir shop. Since its opening on November 1, 2022, it has consistently drawn both locals and tourists. The variety of offerings, from renowned Hokkaido sweets to local ingredient pouch meals, alcoholic beverages, and snacks, gives you the feeling of coming to Hokkaido specifically for food shopping. Notable items include freshly-baked cookie sandwiches using red bean paste and butter from Sapporo Agricultural College, and the sought-after zangi fried chicken from Take-out Hotei. Discover more about Hokkaido Shiki Marche and five exclusive souvenirs in this article.

'Zangi' Fried Chicken: Hokkaido's 'Soul Food' & 3 Iconic Restaurants in Kushiro To Enjoy It

Obihiro Other Japanese Food

Want to try a classic, local Hokkaido dish? Then you won't want to skip Zangi! Zangi, also known as the 'soul food of Hokkaido', is a Japanese fried chicken dish from eastern Hokkaido's Kushiro City. But Zangi isn't your average fried chicken. Today we speak to the owner of a specialty Zangi shop, Torimatsu, who tells us everything we've ever wanted to know about Zangi, including its origin, its similarities and differences from karaage and Zantare, and how it became a local specialty. Finally, we will also introduce three famous Zangi shops that you can visit in Kushiro.

Sapporo City Guide

Sapporo / Chitose Other Sightseeing

Discover the charm of Sapporo, a vibrant city in northern Japan known for its stunning natural beauty, delicious cuisine, and unique cultural experiences. From bustling markets to picturesque landscapes, Sapporo offers a memorable adventure for travelers of all ages. Sapporo, the capital city of Hokkaido, Japan's northernmost island, is a must-see destination that seamlessly blends a modern feel with nature. Renowned for its delightful cuisine, friendly locals, and year-round festivals, Sapporo promises an unforgettable experience for travelers seeking a taste of authentic Japanese culture. Image: PIXTA 42861590

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