The first week in February brought our much anticipated trip to the Sapporo Snow Festival. Sapporo was the location of the 1972 Winter Olympics, the first winter Olympics to be held outside of North America and Europe. Sapporo is located on the island of Hokkaido, the northernmost of the main islands of Japan.
We arrived on Hokkaido at the Chitose airport at about 8:30 a.m. Stepping off the plane Continue reading