Asahikawa citizens often say, « In Asahikawa there is nothing to see but the Zoo, » but often attractive sightseeing spots are nearby you without being even conscious of. This time, we will introduce three spots that you can enjoy for free.
There are many delicious and cute drinks in Asahikawa! Here are our three recommended shops!
Those stories were posted in Asatan’s printed magazine in the « Tell me about the scariest paranormal experience you had in your life » column. These short, scary, weird, and supernaturals stories are here to give you a little chill.
With the recent opening of "Upopoy", the National Ainu Museum, the interest in the Ainu is increasing. There are several places in Asahikawa where you can learn about the Ainu culture and lifestyle. This time, our reporter looked around Asahikawa to see what we can find out about the Ainu.
Introduced as a military city in the popular comic and anime « Golden Kamuy », many fans are going on a trip to visit the places that appeared in their favorite comic. Here are the spots around Asahikawa from which Golden Kamuy events are inspired.
Summer has ended, we can now see snow bugs (bugs appearing during autumn, few weeks before the first snow) here and there. The trees in the streets and parks are gradually turning yellow and red. The autumn leaves season has begun. Here are three spots in Asahikawa where you can enjoy autumn’s beautiful colours.
Rumours, urban legends, mysteries... Every summer in Japan, the school's seven mysteries are an hot topic among students. How about your school? Were there any mysteries or rumours ?
This article’s original writer went for a drive to Kamifurano, Nakafurano and Furano with her child to see the lavender in full bloom. We will introduce you Furano’s gourmet foods, like melon and jumbo sushi, and its souvenirs.
A lot of soba restaurants also serves tempura. But a soba restaurant’s speciality is soba, buckwheat noodles. But why are the tempura from soba restaurants as delicious as their soba ? Our reporter tried it out and is here to tell us his opinion on that question.
Featured on TV, popular around the net, called Gachapon or Gacha by Japanese, those capsule toys are everywhere! Even in small towns like Asahikawa you can find a lot of different gachapon. Weird ones, cute ones, funny ones, bizarre ones to high quality ones, there is capsule toys for everyone!
Unless going to work, school or travelling, Asahikawa’s citizens don’t spend a lot of time in the train station. The current station building was completed in 2012. Soon after that, an AEON MALL store and Asahikawa Kitasaito Garden opened its doors. In this article, we will introduce some secret places of Asahikawa Station that even its citizens do not know!
« 2.5 Dimension ». Lately often featured in television and magazines in Japan, this term may be still unknown for a lot a of people. Our reporter will spread her passion by explaining you what exactly 2.5D is.
Is your everyday life stressful and tires your body out ? Then this article is for you! There are many hot springs in Asahikawa city, but how about going to a place where you usually do not go? Within an hour by car from Asahikawa, an easily drivable distance, we will introduce you to 3 hot springs!
From rice and tomato to flowers, let’s discover restaurants and cafes run by farmers. Vast and beautiful landscapes, freshly harvested fruits and vegetables here and there. Let’s take a break from the daily stress to relax in Asahikawa’s farms. Today’s reporter, Mami will show us around!
Since the Japanese government eased the stay home restriction, « I can finally go out! » is what our reporter thought, as he was putting his shoes on, to go on a journey in his home town, looking for Asahikawa’s secret places.
The Zoo Street is the Street right outside Asahiyama Zoo's entrance. Until now, we’ve introduced ramen shops, cafes and tearooms located on the Zoo Street. This time we want to present you 3 traditional Japanese restaurants.
Asahiyama Zoo is famous around Japan and you should go there to pierce through its several secrets. Even after sunset, the zoo is still marvellous!