The fields of Shikisai-no-oka, a flower garden just outside Hokkaido’s capital Sapporo, in Japan. Photo: Shutterstock
Ed Peters
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Brief Encounters by Ed Peters

What to do in Sapporo in summer – Japan’s top ski destination blossoms under blue skies

  • The five-hour flight time from Hong Kong makes Hokkaido’s capital ideal for a long weekend
  • Fields of flowers surround the birthplace of the nation’s beloved beer and miso ramen

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The fields of Shikisai-no-oka, a flower garden just outside Hokkaido’s capital Sapporo, in Japan. Photo: Shutterstock
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