Hi, I’m Noriko


Hi, I’m Noriko

I’ve lived in Sapporo for 52 years

I speak English, Japanese

I am a Translator/Japanese teacher


Hello! I'm Noriko, your go-to friend in Sapporo, where the air is as fresh as the seafood and the seasons paint the city in endless colors. Here in Sapporo, I find joy in the little things - like savoring our mouth-watering local cuisine at hidden gems only locals know, and strolling through lush parks, feeling the rhythm of the seasons. I'm all about sharing laughs, great food, and the beauty of Sapporo's nature with friends old and new. Whether you're looking for the city's best scenic spots or eager to dive into a culinary adventure with fresh vegetables, seafood, and dairy, I've got the insider knowledge you need. Let's explore the vibrant, green streets of Sapporo together, making memories in every season. Ready to discover the heart of Sapporo with a smile? I can't wait to show you around!

My knowledge & interests

Hosts graduation English Hosts expertise Food Hosts expertise Drinks Hosts expertise Nature / outdoors Hosts expertise History Hosts expertise Shopping Hosts expertise Culture & customs
Street food Local cuisine Desserts Food markets Fine dining Unique & unusual foods Cinema Art galleries & museums Parks Gardens Wildlife Hikes Economic history Social history Religious history Modern architecture Wine Whiskey Third wave coffee Local beers Artisanal tea High-end fashion boutiques Department stores Vintage shops Street markets Traditional culture Popular culture Religious customs Lifestyle culture Rituals & ceremonial customs Alternative or underground culture Gourmet food Vegetarian food Vegan food Local speciality drinks Traditional drinks Japanese sake Thrift stores Second-hand markets Bookstores Video game stores Music stores Food photography Ethnic culture Classical music Pop music Jazz music Rock music Blues music Traditional music Electronic music Hip-hop R&B Soul music

Experiences I love to host