Iburi & Hidaka Travel Info

Iburi & Hidaka Travel Info

Overview Iburi Region’s Shikotsu-Toya National Park is one of Hokkaido’s most popular destinations with …

Nibutani: Heart of Ainu Culture

Nibutani: Heart of Ainu Culture

The small riverside village of Nibutani (二風谷), northern part of Biratori Town (平取町), is a traditional heart of…

Lake Toya Ring Road

Lake Toya Ring Road

Toya-ko Gurutto Chokoku Koen (洞爺湖ぐるっと彫刻公園), a 43km lakeside circumference road, offers scenic views, pleasant …

Windy Town Erimo

Windy Town Erimo

The southernmost town of Central Hokkaido, Erimo (えりも町) is well-known for its scenic cape juts out into the Pa…

Toyoura: Scenic Bayside Town

Toyoura: Scenic Bayside Town

On the rugged northern coast of the Uchiura Bay (Funka-wan) is a small town of Toyoura (豊浦) just outside of To…

Showa-shinzan and Usu-zan

Showa-shinzan and Usu-zan

Showa-shinzan This 398m-high active volcano (昭和新山) appeared in 1944 (Showa period) in the countryside, close t…

Lake Toya and Toyako Onsen

Lake Toya and Toyako Onsen

The calm caldera lake of Toya-ko (洞爺湖) is a unique tourist spot in the western part of Shikotsu-Toya National …