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Japan's Hokkaido island is a wonderland for skiers, spa-lovers and foodies

JAPAN'S HOKKAIDO ISLAND IS A WONDERLAND FOR SKIERS, SPA-LOVERS AND FOODIES

With snowfall accumulations of up to 45 feet each winter, the northern Japanese island prefecture of Hokkaido has garnered the attention...

Mild Hokkaido and Spinach Vegan curry

MILD HOKKAIDO AND SPINACH VEGAN CURRY

Mild Hokkaido and Spinach Vegan Green Curry recipe for the whole family, healthy and delicious.

 
 
 
Quake-hit Hokkaido trying hard to revive tourism

QUAKE-HIT HOKKAIDO TRYING HARD TO REVIVE TOURISM

The northernmost main island of Hokkaido in Japan is trying to bring back international tourists in the wake of last month's massive...

 
 
 
Hokkaido tourism officials putting in effort to sell their brand at global event in Tokyo

HOKKAIDO TOURISM OFFICIALS PUTTING IN EFFORT TO SELL THEIR BRAND AT GLOBAL EVENT IN TOKYO

Tourism officials from Hokkaido are putting in a lot of effort to sell their brand at an international event in Tokyo. They are desirous...

Nintendo Direct delayed to later date due to Hokkaido earthquake

NINTENDO DIRECT DELAYED TO LATER DATE DUE TO HOKKAIDO EARTHQUAKE

Nintendo has released a tweet announcing that, due to the terrible earthquake that hit Hokkaido, Japan earlier this morning, the decision...

 
 
 
Earthquake in northern Japan causes landslides, power loss

EARTHQUAKE IN NORTHERN JAPAN CAUSES LANDSLIDES, POWER LOSS

The magnitude 6.7 earthquake struck southern Hokkaido at 3:08 a.m. at the depth of 24 miles, Japan's Meteorological Agency said.

Today's Nintendo Direct Has Been Delayed Due To Earthquake In Japan

TODAY'S NINTENDO DIRECT HAS BEEN DELAYED DUE TO EARTHQUAKE IN JAPAN

On social media tonight, Nintendo posted an update about the September 6 Nintendo Direct. The company has decided to delay the Direct...

 
 
 
6.7 Magnitude Quake Strikes Hokkaido, Japan, Causing Massive Landslides And 1 Death

6.7 MAGNITUDE QUAKE STRIKES HOKKAIDO, JAPAN, CAUSING MASSIVE LANDSLIDES AND 1 DEATH

A Japanese news outlet is reporting at least 53 people were injured and another 20 have been reported missing. Officials fear people...

Hokkaido Potato Mochi

HOKKAIDO POTATO MOCHI

Imo Mochi are one of the most popular Traditional Hokkaido snacks.

 
 
 
Avis Returns to Japan, Announces 4 Airport Locations

AVIS RETURNS TO JAPAN, ANNOUNCES 4 AIRPORT LOCATIONS

Avis Car Rental announced its return to the Japanese market with the opening of its flagship location at Chitose International Airport...

Pumpkin Stuffed With Minced Meat & Mozzarella Balls Recipe

PUMPKIN STUFFED WITH MINCED MEAT & MOZZARELLA BALLS RECIPE

Ingredients:Hokkaido pumpkin500g minced meat200g mozzarella ballssalt & pepper Preparation Scatter salt & pepper to the meat and stir...

 
 
 
Maharishi's Reversible Hokkaido Jacket Turns Silk Into a Military Fabric

MAHARISHI'S REVERSIBLE HOKKAIDO JACKET TURNS SILK INTO A MILITARY FABRIC

With its frosty Fall/Winter 2017 lookbook having dropped back in early October, maharishi has followed up with the release of its latest...

How to Prepare and Cook Red Kuri Squash

HOW TO PREPARE AND COOK RED KURI SQUASH

Red Kuri squash, or orange Hokkaido pumpkin, has smooth flesh and a rich, sweet flavor that shines through in pies, soups, and side...

 
 
 
How Japan Became a Whisky Superpower in Record Time

HOW JAPAN BECAME A WHISKY SUPERPOWER IN RECORD TIME

In the center of a tiny town in Hokkaido, Japan's northernmost main island, manicured grounds are dotted with what look like squat...

Latest North Korea missile launch suggests that not just Japan, but Guam is within reach

LATEST NORTH KOREA MISSILE LAUNCH SUGGESTS THAT NOT JUST JAPAN, BUT GUAM IS WITHIN REACH

On Friday morning, a North Korean ballistic missile flew over the Japanese island of Hokkaido and into the Pacific Ocean. This was...

 
 
 
New Antibody Therapy Shows Promising Results For Dogs With Cancer

NEW ANTIBODY THERAPY SHOWS PROMISING RESULTS FOR DOGS WITH CANCER

Researchers at Japan's Hokkaido University have developed an antibody that induces immune responses and therefore tumor regression...

North Korea launched a missile that flew over Japan

NORTH KOREA LAUNCHED A MISSILE THAT FLEW OVER JAPAN

KRT via AP Video North Korea launched a missile that flew over the northern Japanese island of Hokkaido at 5:58 a.m. local time, according...

 
 
 
Tadao Ando Envelops Giant Buddha Statue in Lavender-Planted Hill Temple

TADAO ANDO ENVELOPS GIANT BUDDHA STATUE IN LAVENDER-PLANTED HILL TEMPLE

Screenshot of video courtesy Hokkaido Fan Magazine Pritzker Prize-winning architect Tadao Ando has designed a monumental lavender-covered...

North Korea launches another ballistic missile that may have landed in Japanese waters

NORTH KOREA LAUNCHES ANOTHER BALLISTIC MISSILE THAT MAY HAVE LANDED IN JAPANESE WATERS

The missile flew for about 45 minutes and landed west of Japan's island of Hokkaido.