October 22, 2017

Hokkaido Road Trip Itinerary, Day 9: Monbetsu & Lake Akan

Wow, time sure passes fast when you're having fun. Today marks day 9 of our epic Hokkaido road trip. Yesterday, we spent lots of time with tons of sake, ramen, and pink...
October 15, 2017

A Day in Asahikawa & Takinoue (Photos)

From Furano and Biei, Asahikawa is a mere 40 minutes drive away! 0 8 0 0 - 0 9 3 0 Asahikawa Art Hotel Stay at the Asahikawa Art hotel and wake up...
October 14, 2017

Hokkaido Road Trip Itinerary, Day 8: Asahikawa & Takinoue

After spending the last two days out in the picturesque towns of Furano and Biei, we were back in the city of Asahikawa, Hokkaido's second largest city after Sapporo. It...
October 1, 2017

A Day in Furano & Biei (Photos)

A day in Furano is never enough, so we venture around Furano and Biei for another day! 0 8 0 0 - 1 1 3 0 Farm Tomita Summer, specifically...
September 30, 2017

A Day from Moerenuma to Furano (Photos)

After two days in the cities (Sapporo & Otaru), head east for some country vibes. 0 8 0 0 - 1 1 0 0 Moerenuma Park Easily our favourite park in...
September 24, 2017

Hokkaido Road Trip Itinerary, Day 6 & 7: Furano & Biei

It was an enjoyable two days exploring Sapporo and the nearby town of Otaru. Today marks the sixth day of our epic Hokkaido road trip, and we were bound for...
September 9, 2017

A Day in Otaru (Photos)

From Sapporo, head west for a day-trip in Otaru! 0 8 0 0 - 1 0 0 0 Sankaku Fish Market Walk around and drool over the freshest seafood, and then have the...
September 3, 2017

Hokkaido Road Trip Itinerary, Day 5: Otaru

One thing you should know about Jan and I is that, despite being born-and-bred Singaporeans, we much prefer the great outdoors rather than squeezing through an urban crowd. As such,...
August 20, 2017

A Day in Sapporo (Photos)

From Toyako and Noboribetsu, take the tollway to Sapporo to save 1.5 hours! 0 8 0 0 - 0 9 3 0 Maruyama Park Embrace the perfect morning with a stroll in this huge...
August 13, 2017

Hokkaido Road Trip Itinerary, Day 4: Sapporo

It was just barely day four of our self-drive Hokkaido road trip, and already we had covered some 200km - mostly along the island's coast. Today, we'd be travelling inland...
August 6, 2017

A Day in Toyako & Noboribetsu (Photos)

After a day at Hakodate, drive northwards to explore more of Hokkaido! 0 8 0 0 - 1 0 3 0 Road Trip to Toyako Take a road trip down from...
August 6, 2017

Hokkaido Road Trip Itinerary, Day 3: Noboribetsu

The last two days were spent exploring Hakodate, largely on foot (with the occasional tram ride). Now, we were going to begin our journey across Hokkaido, so an upgrade to...
July 23, 2017

A Day in Hakodate (Photos)

0 8 0 0 - 0 9 3 0 Hakodate Morning Market Begin your day afresh with seafood by the bay. Walk through rows of local seafood, massive hairy crabs, and...
July 23, 2017

Hokkaido Road Trip Itinerary, Day 1 & 2: Hakodate

After an incredible experience spending 10 days on the road in Tasmania, we couldn't wait to do it again. This time, the magnificent island of Hokkaido - Japan's largest and northernmost...
July 23, 2017

1500km, 10 Cities, 10 Days: Our Self-Drive Hokkaido Road Trip Experience (Itinerary Included)

A holiday trip to Japan almost always includes exploring 1 of its 4 most popular provinces: Tokyo, Osaka, Kyoto, and last but definitely not least, Hokkaido. The latter is so beautiful that...
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