Day 3 – Naspa >> Tokyo

For residents in a tropical country, I thought Z and X skied very well. So we started the morning with breakfast and I shooed them to the ski fields by 9am. Z opted to start the day with a black slope so X and I went off on our own. By the time we reconvened, …

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Day 1 – Tokyo > Yuzawa

We took the 2355h flight and arrived in Tokyo by 710am. I was hopeful because we needed to clear customs, go to JR East Travel Centre to buy the Tokyo Wide Pass. It was a 3-day pass which covered the Greater Tokyo and even to Gala Yuzawa. The pass cost 10,000yen per adult and I …

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Day 4 – 2nd day at the Furano Kitanomine slopes

One of the best things about Furano was how great the green slopes were. They were wide, spacious, long and really empty, and had varying degrees of steepness which should have passed off for intermediate slopes instead of green runs. But the fact that they marked it green would have meant that you took the …

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