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How to get to Hakuba, Japan
1 week ago

How to get to Hakuba, Japan

By  •  Guides

There is more than one way to reach Hakuba. Taking a direct bus from the airport is often the easiest (and cheapest) option but will add transit time. Taking the …
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Japan’s largest ski resort is building a “beach” 1400 metres above sea level
2 weeks ago

Japan’s largest ski resort is building a “beach” 1400 metres above sea level

By  •  News

Hakuba might be known for its bottomless powder or as one of the host venues for the 1998 Winter Olympics, but it would not be anyone’s first choice for a …
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Two elite ski instructors take three days off to ski Kiroro, Bankei and Rusutsu
3 weeks ago

Two elite ski instructors take three days off to ski Kiroro, Bankei and Rusutsu

By  •  Videos

Joshua Duncan-Smith and Harry McFadden might not be household names in the ski world, but in ski instructing circles they are high respected – both accomplished athletes and representatives of …
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5 unusual Japanese ski hotels for the true adventurer
4 weeks ago

5 unusual Japanese ski hotels for the true adventurer

By  •  Guides

To the uninitiated, Japan can seem like a completely different world, with its wacky vending machines, robotic toilets, closet-sized karaoke booths and flashing pachinko parlours. It is a holiday destination …
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Winners of the 2019 Ski Asia Awards
2 months ago

Winners of the 2019 Ski Asia Awards

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The best ski resorts, hotels and ski schools of 2019

The Ski Asia Awards were set up to recognise the top ski resorts, hotels and ski schools in the industry. …
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Hoshino Resorts TOMAMU
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4 months ago

Hoshino Resorts TOMAMU

By  •  Japan, Ski Resorts

Hoshino Resorts TOMAMU has developed a reputation as one of Japan’s best family ski resorts, but anyone who has visited will tell you that this description is somewhat limiting. it …
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Kiroro announces plans to install new 878-metre gondola
5 months ago

Kiroro announces plans to install new 878-metre gondola

By  •  News

Kiroro yesterday revealed plans to install an 878-metre combination lift, connecting The Kiroro, A Tribute Portfolio hotel with the existing mountain base and giving guests ski-in-ski-out access to the slopes. …
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5 exciting new skis for 2020 (plus one extra)
5 months ago

5 exciting new skis for 2020 (plus one extra)

By  •  Guides

We’re barely into 2019, and naturally that means it’s time to start discussing 2020 skis! Ski makers around the world have already begun showing up at ski expos with 2020 …
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How to keep your ski goggles from fogging up
5 months ago

How to keep your ski goggles from fogging up

By  •  Guides

A two week trip through the snowiest part part of Japan’s ski season has alerted us to a problem that is very common amongst skiers. Foggy goggles. They can derail …
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Solo snowboarder buried in Hakuba avalanche is rescued by strangers
6 months ago

Solo snowboarder buried in Hakuba avalanche is rescued by strangers

By  •  News

A snowboarder in Hakuba is lucky to be alive, after a group of skiers in the Happo backcountry came across avalanche debris and decided to check the scene for potential …
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