Global warming?

Earlier this week we had some snow, I was pretty surprised and thought it would be the end of the blue skies and the beginning of excitement as we were expecting the lifts to open on the weekend! Especially seeing this on Monday: So I believe it’s something to do with global warming. Or it […]

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24 hours in Sapporo

After a night out in Sapporo last Saturday we spent Sunday kicking around with a camera and letting the city pass by. Sapporo – 札幌, is the fifth-largest city in Japan by population (2 Million), and is Hokkaido’s largest and capital city. Sapporo hosted the 1972 Winter Olympics (the first ever held in Asia) and is home to the famous […]

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Tokyo – 東京

Spending 24hrs in Tokyo recently reminded me just how amazing this city is. It’s enormous, busy, bright and runs chaos like clockwork. So many people manage to move through this city, seem to get exactly where they’re going, never miss a step and never bump into anyone. It’s nothing like any other city of it’s […]

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Moody Youtei Morning!

First Snow on Mt Youtei!… Niseko Winter Begins.

Arguably yesterday there was snow on Youtei but it was such a slight dusting that it ‘could’ have been frost…. Today there is no doubt – it’s the first snow of the 2010/11 Season!!! Hatsu Yuki! Today we woke up to see Youtei with a solid dusting on it’s peak. It took a few hours […]

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