Entries Tagged as 'Sapporo'

水曜日, 4月 27th, 2011

Sapporo Beer Museum

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Sapporo Beer Museum

Sapporo Beer Museum is the only beer museum in Japan. There are exhibitions of beer history and Sapporo Beer’s achievements. In the end, you get to try the beer as well.

The building used to be a factory of sugar manufacturing company in Sapporo built in 1890, and became the former factory of Sapporo Beer [...]

日曜日, 3月 20th, 2011

Sapporo Maruyama Zoo

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Sapporo Maruyama Zoo

Sapporo Maruyama Zoo had succeeded breeding polar bear which is a difficult mammal to breed by our human hands. Because it is only 10 minute walk from the subway, this zoo is easy to visit.

Sapporo Maruyama Zoo aims for higher technology of breeding to have endangered species to stay in earth.

木曜日, 3月 10th, 2011

The Snow-White World Sapporo Snow Festival

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The Snow-White World Sapporo Snow Festival

The 62nd Sapporo Snow Festival was held in 2011. The event originates to 1950 when the local students created snow statues at Odori Park. This year, there were snow statues of the World Heritage in China “Temple of Heaven” 22m tall and characters from the musical “Lion King.”

The snow statue with height over 20m. The [...]

水曜日, 3月 2nd, 2011

Sapporo Tourist Guide

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Sapporo Tourist Guide

Sapporo is the main city in Hokkaido. It is the centre of economy and politics of Hokkaido. The city is organized in grid patterns because the developers modeled after Kyoto.
In 1972, the name of Sapporo was known to the world by the Sapporo Winter Olympics and became famous touring site. Since most sightseeing spots [...]