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Nozawa Onsen

Nozawa Onsen records 90cm in one day as snowstorms cause chaos in Japan
1 year ago

Nozawa Onsen records 90cm in one day as snowstorms cause chaos in Japan

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It’s been a wild few days for ski resorts in Japan, with winter storms and a “once in a decade cold snap” delivering some of the heaviest snowfalls in recent …
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A perfect day in Nozawa Onsen with Peter Douglas, head of Nozawa Hospitality
2 years ago

A perfect day in Nozawa Onsen with Peter Douglas, head of Nozawa Hospitality

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Peter Douglas heads kk Nozawa Hospitality, an accommodation provider in Nozawa Onsen, Nagano Prefecture, that operates a number of properties from rental lodges to full-service hotels. Peter first scoped out …
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Nozawa Onsen: a cultural gem with some of Japan’s most promising real estate
2 years ago

Nozawa Onsen: a cultural gem with some of Japan’s most promising real estate

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Incredible skiing, mountains of summer fun, 13 relaxing onsen and some of Japan’s most promising real estate opportunities make Nozawa Onsen a special resort town.

Steeped in ancient Japanese tradition …
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Japan is having its snowiest ski season in a decade: here are the numbers to prove it
2 years ago

Japan is having its snowiest ski season in a decade: here are the numbers to prove it

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It will come as no surprise to anyone who’s seen the recent photos of chairlifts disappearing under metres of snow: Japan’s 2021/22 winter season has been one of the best …
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Japan’s “dream winter” comes at a heavy cost for locals
3 years ago

Japan’s “dream winter” comes at a heavy cost for locals

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The social media noise from Japan this winter has been hard to ignore. In this new world with border closures and lockdowns, many of us have turned to our screens …
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New Nozawa Onsen gondola will transport skiers in half the time
5 years ago

New Nozawa Onsen gondola will transport skiers in half the time

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A new gondola in Nozawa Onsen, scheduled to be completed for the start of the 2020/21 season, will halve travel time from 16 minutes to eight minutes. The lift will …
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Guide to ski resorts near Tokyo
6 years ago

Guide to ski resorts near Tokyo

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Tokyo is located within the Kanto region of Honshu, the biggest and most populous of Japan’s four main islands. Whereas Tokyo is relatively flat, much of Honshu is dominated by …
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This is Japan
7 years ago

This is Japan

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Mattias Evangelista spent two winters skiing in Japan and this is the result. Rather than a pure focus on the skiing and deep snow (and there is plenty…), Mattias endeavoured …
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A beginner’s guide to skiing Japan
7 years ago

A beginner’s guide to skiing Japan

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Japan is the perfect holiday destination for a beginner skier or snowboarder. There are no other countries in Asia that offer the same combination of high quality snow, ideal beginner terrain …
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Telemark skiing in Nozawa Onsen
8 years ago

Telemark skiing in Nozawa Onsen

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In this clip, Nozawa Onsen local Takemitsu san takes us on a tour of his backyard – a resort that is known for its stunning terrain and large amounts of …
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