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Visiting Hokkaido: Japan’s Northernmost Island

Wednesday, December 28, 2011

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Very few tourists and even local Japanese often make the journey up north to the island of Hokkaido, but this unspoiled northern wilderness is definitely worth the visit. Its panoramic vistas, abundant wildlife, and spaciousness make it a refreshing break from the crowded cities of the main island of Honshu. Hokkaido is the second largest […]

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Japan: Simple Splendor

Saturday, October 17, 2009

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“The land of the rising sun”, Japan has a lot to offer to tourists who search for splendor and beauty. This country located in East Asia boasts of many monuments and temples. My exploration on this place led me to believe that it is best to familiarize myself with the language before I plan for […]

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