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Archive "January 2018"

What’s new in Niigata?

Sydney January 16, 2018 - Niigata and Nagano are at the historic heart of Japanese skiing, ever since it was introduced by Austrian officer Theodore von Lerch back in 1911. He would be amazed to see how snow sports have grown, and even more surprised…...

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Snow Monkey Park from Hakuba

Sydney January 15, 2018 - Partners Information: Going to the Snow Monkey Park as a day trip from Hakuba is easier than ever with the new direct service from Alpico Bus (Hakuba-Shiga Kogen Line). The Snow Monkey Park is a must-see for skiers in Hakuba! The…...

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Guide To Takayama, Shirakawa-Go & Kanazawa

Sydney January 5, 2018 - After doing the Tokyo-Kyoto-Osaka route on my first visit to Japan earlier this year, I wanted to try something a bit more off-the-beaten-path for my second trip to the country. I heard great things here and there about Shirakawa-go, Takayama…...

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