The capital city of Hokkaido and one of Japan’s newest cities. Sapporo is famous for its annual Snow Festival, beautiful parks and lively gay scene.
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Sapporo is Japan’s fifth largest city. It’s famed for the Sapporo Snow Festival and its eponymous beer. Sapporo is something of a winter city. The snow festival attracts around 2 million people each year. Sapporo is great for skiing, there’s hot springs to explore and the ramen is quite legendary.
You’ll find a small gay scene in Sapporo centred around several venues, including gay bars and gay cruise clubs. The snow begins to fall in Sapporo in November.
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Bar Sign Oh!
Friendly bar for the mixed/gay crowd, located in SA building.
La La Too
Cabaret show bar with drag queens and divas.
Gay cruise club in Sapporo; foreigner-friendly.