Hokkaido

Train from Narita Airport to Harajuku Station

Train from Narita Airport to Harajuku Station

There are a few options to go from Narita airport to Harajuku. According to Rome2rio, these are the options and corresponding prices: Train (Keisei Railways) – 2600 yen, Limousine Bus – 3270 yen, Trian via Tokyo – 1520 yen, Bus Peace Transport Service – 1320 yen, […]

Sapporo New Chitose Airport

On our arrival to Sapporo, we didn’t really get the chance to explore the Sapporo New Chitose Airport since we were scrambling for time just to get to Niseko. I’m glad we got the opportunity to check it out before we departed since I’ve read […]

Airport Bus from Susukino to Sapporo airport

Airport Bus from Susukino to Sapporo airport

Our option for travel to the airport was the airport bus since it was pretty close to where we are staying and we don’t have to carry our luggage around if we did it by metro. Taxi would have been really expensive. This post is […]

Garaku Sapporo Soupcurry

Soup curry is a specialty in Sapporo so we decided to try Garaku Sapporo Soupcurry out. We had a bit of a hard time looking for the place since it’s not really in an area where there are other restaurants as well. Most of the people […]

Sapporo Beer Museum

Sapporo Beer Museum

We love the old brick buildings at the Museum and in the area. It’s a fun place to go since the Sapporo Beer is now well-known world wide. It is the only Beer Museum in Japan.

Hokkaido Shrine

Hokkaido Shrine

The Hokkaido Shrine is located in Sapporo, Japan at Maruyama Park. It enshrines four kami including the soul of the emperor Meiji. Kami are the spirits worshipped in the religion of Shinto.

Maruyama Park

Maruyama Park

Maruyama Park is such a beautiful tree lined park especially in winter. We actually stumbled upon this park accidentally. We were originally wanting to go to the Hokkaido Shrine but we went on the wrong station. The man that was at the booth told us […]

Odori Park, TV Tower, Sapporo Clock Tower

Odori Park, TV Tower, Sapporo Clock Tower

From Nijo Market, we made our way back to Odori Park. Snapped a few pictures of the TV Tower and just walked along the park. The time we were there was a week before the Sapporo Snow Festival and we can see the place getting […]

Lunch at Nijo Market

Lunch at Nijo Market

Nijo market is an open market located in Sapporo. The shops are open everyday from 7am to 6pm. At the time we were there, we saw a lot of Chinese tourists buying crabs in boxes. Just look how big they are.

Ramen Alley in Sapporo

Ramen Alley in Sapporo

The Ramen Alley in Sapporo is located in Susukino which is really close to our hotel. It was actually hard to find so we asked people about it and they pointed us at the right direction. Someone told us there were 2 ramen alleys and this […]