A year out in Japan

It had been snowing quite a lot before I got there obviously, because the streets, trees, houses, everything was covered in beautiful white snow. Naturally, this meant it was absolutely freezing too. However, in my experience, it seems that the cold weather can be somewhat forgotten if there’s a layer of glistening snow covering the […]

Sapporo’s Snow Festival

Total Distance: 0 miles / 0 kmMouse: 0,0 Hokkaido Trip Travel Route http://www.travelblog.org/gmaps/map_Ih.html DAY 1: Saturday, February 4th The adventure started bright and early (6am!) when I rolled off my futon at Ryokan Casey (a.k.a Casey Hotel… a.k.a Casey’s apartment where I spend every weekend). Out of excitement I jumped up and shouted “We’re going […]