SAPPORO, Japan -- Hokkaido attracts scores of visitors from around the world with its beautiful scenery and excellent ski resorts. Sapporo, Hokkaido's largest city, is famous among tourists for its snow festival. It is also the home of "soup curry," a dish that has become so popular it is gaining fans among visitors from around the world.
The rich curry-flavored soup with vegetables and meat has won legions of local fans. Travel websites have introduced the dish, and it is becoming increasingly popular with tourists.