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Seki Onsen, the family-run ski resort with two lifts and “more powder snow than one could ever hope for”
3 weeks ago

Seki Onsen, the family-run ski resort with two lifts and “more powder snow than one could ever hope for”

More than 100 years ago, the sloping land above Seki Onsen was gradually cleared for firewood. At some point around the time skiing was first introduced to Japan, a lightning …
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Why you should ski Palcall Tsumagoi with your kids before it’s ‘discovered’
4 weeks ago

Why you should ski Palcall Tsumagoi with your kids before it’s ‘discovered’

By  •  Sponsored, Guides

The secret isn’t out yet, but it might be soon. Palcall Tsumagoi resort is rapidly growing in popularity amongst Japanese skiers and snowboarders – families in particular – but to …
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Madarao sold to foreign investors with a big vision for the resort
4 weeks ago

Madarao sold to foreign investors with a big vision for the resort

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Madarao Mountain Resort, one of Japan’s top powder skiing destinations, has been sold to Singapore-based Patience Capital Group (PCG), a real estate investment manager specialising in the acquisition of tourism …
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6 ways travel in Japan has changed since the pandemic
1 month ago

6 ways travel in Japan has changed since the pandemic

By  •  Guides

Japan was one of the most reluctant countries in the world to re-open its borders after Covid. Now, after more than two years they’ve finally unlocked the door, but how …
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It’s not too late to work this ski season in Japan: here’s who’s hiring
1 month ago

It’s not too late to work this ski season in Japan: here’s who’s hiring

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Anyone harbouring dreams of a ski season in Japan this winter needn’t worry; you haven’t missed the boat just yet. Thanks to Japan’s slow reopening to visa-free travel, some businesses …
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Interest in Japanese ski real estate takes off as borders open
2 months ago

Interest in Japanese ski real estate takes off as borders open

By  •  Sponsored, Real Estate

After the long-awaited re-opening of visa-free travel to Japan this week it is not only demand for hotels and flights that is sky high, real estate enquiries and purchases have …
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How to apply for a Working Holiday Visa (WHV) and do a ski season in Japan
2 months ago

How to apply for a Working Holiday Visa (WHV) and do a ski season in Japan

By  •  Guides

Japanese ski seasons are the stuff of legends. With many ski resorts averaging 10–12 metres of snow a year and, in some instances, more than 20, nowhere comes close to …
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The best multi-resort season pass for skiers heading to Japan. Which one is it?
2 months ago

The best multi-resort season pass for skiers heading to Japan. Which one is it?

By  •  Guides

With the Japanese borders finally opening, it’s not too late to consider passes that may assist you in enjoying the finest Japow the predicted La Niña-affected 2022/23 season is set …
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