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5 Must Try Experiences In Nozawa Onsen – Part II
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  1. Fireworks on the slopes New Year’s Eve starts with a Bang! During this special day, you can ski on the slopes until 11:30 PM and then enjoy the New Year countdown and fireworks. Cask sake is also offered to visitors for free! If you can’t be there at this period of the year, read more…

Calling All Powder Hounds to Madarao Ski Resort
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Madaro SKi Resort (known as ‘Madarao Kogen’ in Japanese) is located in the North Eastern part of Nagano Prefecture. The resort is established between Nozawa Onsen and Myoko Kogen. Cold Siberian winds come off the Japan Sea dumping up to 13 meters of snow annually on Madarao.  The altitude of the resort reaches 1,382 meters and has read more…

Lift Upgrade In Niseko Resort
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Tokyo Resort Services announced the finalization of the lift upgrade to the Family Ace Pair at Niseko Grand Hirafu Ski Resort. The current double chairlift will be replaced with a new high-speed four seat quad: the actual capacity of transportation is 1,200 guests per hour, and will be double to 2,400 guests. It will be read more…