Sapporo Grand Hotel
Travel Blogs from Sapporo
After a grueling 11-hour flight, I have finally reached Sapporo. Completely tired out, I went straight to my hotel, Sapporo Grand Hotel, and slept for almost 12 hours. By the time I woke up it was around 3pm so I decided to spend the rest of the day walking around, getting to know the City of Sapporo.
Located at a latitude of 43º 4'N and …
Siripatana stayed here on Jul 6, 2013 during their trip titled: Sweet Summer Hokkaido.
Half an hour train ride from Sapporo. This is a must visit city. Not much historical stuff to see, but a long, long street selling nothing but glass wares, music boxes, seafood and the oblitory Hello Kitty. I'm much of a shopper, but I managed to spend about 5 hours walking that street. Some very cool glasswares.
Went to relax at an onsen at the Jozankei Hotel. Huge bathing area and an outdoor onsen. The outdoor room was pretty awesome - snow covered hills. No pictures obviously. :)
Day trip to Hakodate, a ~3 hour train ride from Sapporo.