On our last day in Tokyo, we had a couple of hours to kill before our flight. Since we were staying at Ueno area, husband and I decided to walk around Ueno Park and visit the Tokyo National Museum.
Moerenuma Park or Moerenumakoen is a large park in the outskirts of Sapporo. You could read more about it here but what really fascinated me about this park is 1) the park grounds was originally a landfill and 2) this is the first place in Sapporo that I truly enjoyed.
Shiroi Koibito Park is a chocolate entertainment park by Ishiya, a local chocolate company. There is a free area with a shop, cafe and restaurant and a paid area with various chocolate-related exhibits and large windows where visitors can observe the cookie production process in the factory.
The Sapporo Snow Festival is a festival held over seven days across three major sites – Odori Park, Susukino and the Tsudome Site. It is one of Japan’s most popular winter events.