When it is February Hokkaido might not be the first place you think of to visit for a trip. February is actually the coldest month in Japan and Hokkaido the coldest area in Japan. However, there are many cool things to do and enjoy especially in cold cold February! Hokkaido is the home to the largest snow festival in Japan, the Sapporo Snow Festival, in this snow festival you can admire hundreds of snow statues and ice sculptures. Also, Hokkaido is famous for its super fresh and the finest seafood! So prepare that winter coat and those warm snow boot, and enjoy your vacation being surrounded by pure white snow!