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Last updated: 12 June 2021 COVID-19 vaccinations in Niseko Vaccinations for COVID-19 have started in Niseko. It is expected that all residents will be fully vaccinated by November 2021 and Niseko United ski resort to be operational for 2020/2021 winter season.  Read here for the latest update on the COVID-19 vaccination situation in Niseko and Japan. […]

How to make an origami snowflake

Make your own origami snowflake with our DIY

The winter is months away and you, your family and friends are longing for the fun and excitement of snow white ski holidays. How do you get inspired? Get creative with our DIY Origami Snowflake! Origami is often associated with Japanese culture and paper folding. It is a most fascinating art form with simple pieces […]

Sapporo Snow Festival: A highlight of the snow season

Lit up sculpture at Sapporo snow festival

The Sapporo Snow Festival, called Sapporo Yuki Matsuri in Japanese, is held across three main sites over 1 week in February. It is considered one of Japan’s most popular winter events, attracting over 2 million visitors from Japan and around the world every year. This year marks the 18th anniversary of the snow festival. The […]

Tanya’s Top 10 Winter Travel Essentials

  Tanya has been skiing and snowboarding with the coaches of Hokkaido Ski Club for the last 4 winters in Niseko. Picking up skiing at the age of 4 during her first trip to the mountains, she has taken a ski and snowboard holiday with her family every year ever since. Sometimes even two trips in […]