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New Furano Prince Hotel: Discovering Natural Hot Springs and Flying Through the Air at Hokkaido's Awesome Resort

Furano / Biei / Sounkyo All You Can Eat

The Furano area is located right in the center of Hokkaido, and visited by many people from all over the world. The New Furano Prince Hotel is among the many attractive accommodation options in the city, and it boasts some of the most fulfilling facilities. Guests can experience a relaxing stay unmatched elsewhere, its hospitality refined and well-appointed facilities, such as the cafes and gardens, are in harmony with the beautiful natural surroundings. Let's take a closer look at the 6 reasons why the New Furano Prince Hotel is so incredible!

Tips & Advice for Skiing & Snowboarding in Japan

Sapporo / Chitose Skiing & Snowboarding

Japan boasts amazing powder snow and fun pistes, making it a prime destination for ski and snowboarding beginners! While winter sports may seem intimidating at first, with a few quick tips and words of advice you'll glide over the snow with confidence in no time!

Japanese Gardens - From the exotic to the meditative

Sapporo / Chitose Gardens

There is no denying that gardens in any country are beautiful, and Japanese gardens are no exception! In general a Japanese garden makes use of its own natural qualities, and due to their meditative aspects it will come as no surprise that some of the most famous gardens in Japan can be found around temples. There are different styles of gardens that have been perfected over centuries and it somewhat goes to show how popular they are by the fact that nowadays Japanese gardens can be found around the world. Probably a popular conception of the design of a Japanese garden is that of the rock garden, which Zuisenji Temple in Kamakura is a great example of. But another kind of Japanese garden which is probably embedded in popular culture is that of the beautiful snow covered garden seen at the end of the movie Kill Bill Vol 1!

When is the Best Time to Visit Hokkaido? 5 Hokkaido Weather Tips That'll Help You Decide!

Sapporo / Chitose

When is the best time to visit Hokkaido? You might think in spring or winter, but people tend to be surprised at how different Hokkaido's weather is, compared with Tokyo or Osaka. Here, we'll share the best time to visit Hokkaido plus everything you need to know about Hokkaido's climate before you travel!

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