Japan: Sapporo, Still Time to Attend the Snow Festival in 2011
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Japan: Sapporo, Still Time to Attend the Snow Festival in 2011

Sapporo : Japan | Jan 20, 2011 at 7:20 AM PST
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Snow Festival in Japan

The 62nd Sapporo Snow Festival will be held this year from
February 7, a monday, through the 13th, which is a Sunday.

Be sure to take a camera and experience a HOT Bath while in Japan,

Snowfes.com reports that "The Sapporo Snow Festival, one of Japan's largest winter events, attracts a growing number of visitors from Japan and abroad every year."

They go on to claim that "Every winter, about two million people come to Sapporo to see the hundreds of beautiful snow statues and ice sculptures which line Odori Park,the grounds at Community Dome Tsudome, and the main street in Susukino."

The Winters in Northern Japan are harsh and it pays to ski or experience the beauty in Sapporo prior to the Sakura Festivals in Spring!

To Your Success!

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