Guide to Hokkaido: from Sapporo to Hakodate

Guide to Hokkaido: from Sapporo to Hakodate

Discover how to spend a week in the northernmost of Japan’s four main islands in our guide to Hokkaido, from Sapporo to Hakodate.

Qantas launches seasonal flights from Sydney to Sapporo

Qantas launches seasonal flights from Sydney to Sapporo

The new Sydney to Sapporo flight route, running to coincide with peak ski season, will make it a whole lot easier to carve up the slopes at Niseko.

Ice Magic at Hoshino Resorts TOMAMU

A perfect combination of waist-deep powder, irresistible cuisine, and affordable ski packages has made Japan become a popular winter destination for Aussies

Club Med Sahoro, Hokkaido, Japan

Located in Shintoku, central Hokkaido, this ski resort offers world-class skiing and a range of unique winter-wonderland style experiences

Shiga Kogen, Japan: Where snow monkeys play

For an authentic Japanese ski experience, head to Shiga Kogen

Up in the clouds in Hokkaido

The clouds are so close, you’ll feel as if you can touch them

Hokkaido for all seasons

Hokkaido holds particular appeal for travellers in the northern winter, but its stunning lakes, hiking trails and hot springs, make it a great year-round destination

Walk Japan 2016 Summer, Autumn and Winter Tours

Walk Japan offers travellers unique ways of discovering the country’s stunning landscapes through customised, seasonal tours led by expert guides

Scoot's new services

Whether its for business or pleasure, Aussie travellers will now have more options to explore India, Hokkaido and Taiwan, thanks to Scoot’s services

Japan's cherry blossom season blooms

Top tips to make the most of Japan’s fleeting cherry blossom “sakura” season

Sheraton opens in Hokkaido

Sheraton opens first ski resort in Japan

In the Fridge

Rusutsu is the largest ski resort on Japan’s northernmost island, Hokkaido