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Travel Blogs from Furano
... hills (Shikaisai no oka). There are colorful flowers row after row on the hill and people are so excited and continuously taking photos. I visited the alpaca farm where those cute animals are fed cabbage by the tourists who are so eager to take photos with them. I saw a sign says warning please handle Alpaca with care since they spit as a way of self-defense. After the tour I have a slice of the delicious Hokkaido melon and head on to ...
... and rain. So far, the rain has held off. However, the train is overheated at probably 30C. Owen has asked for the temperature to be lowered so now it is a more pleasant 26c. We are all still stripped down to T-shirt level.
At Shintoku Station, I bought one of their local delicacies - frozen cheese cake with a thin layer of chocolate underneath and a thin pastry crust at the bottom. Robert is such a bad influence when it comes to food! I had a vanilla ...
I am already awake quite early. The rest of the people is already out of bed and it is very light because of the lack of curtains. We couldn't get any breakfast in the hostel so we drove up to the legendary 7Eleven to get something. It is still early if we decide to leave to the Blue Pond. I have no clue what we will see today, but I just let Momo drive where he wants to. One of the guys from the hostel is joining us ...
Momo and I went away for the weekend to Furano what is located more in land of Hokkaido. The world turns completely green after leaving Obihiro. Obihiro is surrounded by a beautiful mountain range. Momo takes the more scenic routes to drive to Furano instead of the motorway. It all looks amazing and the views are stunning! We stop on the top of the mountain to take some pictures from the viewpoint.
Furano is just a scenic 2,5 ...
What a magic day. In the morning we made fresh tracks through powder knee deep, which was magic. Later we did some off piste skiing through waist deep powder which was fun but tricky. Fell once, and couldn't get out of the snow to put the skis on! In the afternoon we did shorter runs through soft powder until the pain made us stop for the day Hot bath with beer to finish off the ...
Other places to stay in Furano
Nakagoryo, Furano | 3 star hotelfrom $128
1-35 Asahicho, Furano | Hotelfrom $105
14-46 Kitanomine-cho, Furano | Hotelfrom $104
18-6 Kitanomine-cho, Furano | Hotelfrom $77
Shimogoryo, Furano | Hotelfrom $58
9-20 Kitanomine-cho, Furano | Hotelfrom $104
14-38 Kitanomine-cho, Furano | Hotelfrom $81
20-8 Kitanominecho, Furano | Hotelfrom $95