The legend of the American Bigfoot and the Himalayan Yeti will astound you but Japan will take you over 2000m, above sea level. With its rich living culture and traditions, seventy minutes from Tokyo, there is another touristic spot to explore during your next holidays in Japan, it is called “The Snow Country”. It is a Tourist Association to revitalize tourism in the seven towns of the Northern Kanto Region: Uonuma, Minami-uonuma, Minakami, Tokamachi, Tsuman , Sakae, Yuzawa.
إذا كنت في اليابان أو تخطط لزيارتها واردت زيارة مدن خارج طوكيو لابد أن تكون وجهتك هي يوزاوا التي تبعد فقط 80 دقيقة عن العاصمة طوكيو بالقطار السريع. عند الوصول الى محطتك الأخيرة أيتشيغو يوزاوا (EchigoYuzawa). ومن هناك ستكتشف مدينة يوزاوا العائمة في ترف الطبيعة والثلج. بعد المشي حوالي 15 دقيقة بجوار المحطة في شارع ينابيع المياه ساخنة الشهيرة ستصل الى عربات المعلقة (Yuzawa Kogen Ropeway) وهي واحدة من أطول عربات المعلقة في العالم والصعود بها إلى القمة يستغرق حوالي عشرة دقائق وهي تمنحك فرصة مشاهدة المناظر فاتنة للمدينة محاطة بالجبال.
By Lorenzo Martin It’s no secret that Japan has one of the best train networks that span the entire country, but did you know that the same network also makes snow activities easily accessible from Tokyo?  An hour away from […]
Things to do in Yuzawa Part 2 Heading out of the EchigoYuzawa Station on the West Exit and walking about 15 minutes through the “Onsendori” (Hotspring Street) you will be able to find Yuzawa Kogen Ropeway:one of the world’s biggest […]
Yuzawa is one of the most famous locations in Japan when it comes to snowboarding, skiing, hot springs, or if you just want a good traditional Japanese meal and sake (Japanese traditional alcohol). All of these are due to its accessible location, but what many people might not know about Yuzawa is the fact that it is a town that is full of history and is the perfect place to visit if you have any interest in such things.