Niseko Life , Winter

Feb Snow Summary

04 March, 2014

A bit of an update on the snow here in Niseko. We have 80cm forecast over the next week, showing that this season certainly isn't over by any stretch. In terms of the season so far, here are some numbers and pictures for you. We are now well over 11m for the season to date...

Niseko Life , Videos , Winter

Japanuary: Non-stop Snow!

28 February, 2014

Winter has been far from a sure thing in many parts of North America this winter, with almost everything within driving distance of the Pacific Ocean coming up high and dry despite the proximity of all that moisture. But what's one sure bet when your cards are down in the powder game? Japan

Mt. Yotei in Spring
Niseko Central News

Candy & Candy

11 February, 2014

Candy & Candy is revered as one of world's leading interior design houses. Their Candy GPS Report is often seen as a benchmark for where the rich and famous are putting there money. The most recent publication highlights Niseko in the Top 5 Leisure Enclaves in Asia.

Niseko Cycle

Cycling in Niseko

11 February, 2014

Niseko is not only about snow (the best snow in the world of course!). We are also lucky enough to boast some of the best roads in the world for cycling, some great summer sporting events and an absolutely glorious summer climate. With an average temperature around 25 degrees and low humidity, it is a world away from the rest of Japan (and indeed Asia).

career HT
Niseko Central News , Staff

Careers in Niseko

29 January, 2014

Fancy working in this powder paradise? Hokkaido Tourism Management (HTM K.K.) is the leading property manager and accommodation provider in the alpine resort of Niseko-Hirafu, Hokkaido managing the Niseko Central and Ki Niseko brands. Our Niseko office is Japanese/English bilingual with 25 permanent staff, rising to over 80 during peak winter season.

Otaru snow 380

Otaru Snow Light Festival

29 January, 2014

The Otaru Snow Light Path Festival (Yuki Akari no Michi) is a winter festival held every February in Otaru, during which the city becomes decorated in lights and small snow statues for ten days.