Hokkaido

Gateway to Hokkaido

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When I have another opportunity to return to Hakodate, I jump at it.

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Hub of Hokkaido

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While it’s true that Hokkaido begins and ends in Sapporo, I prefer to think of the city as a current that runs through every trip.

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Hokkaido Monsoon

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I had lavender and hollyhocks, in spite of all the clouds and rain.

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Cities to Visit in Japan (Besides the Usual Suspects)

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There are as many urban wonderlands in Japan as there are natural ones.

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Gateway to Hokkaido

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When I had the opportunity to return to Hakodate in September, I jumped at it.

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Here’s How to Do Summer in Japan the Right Way

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Headed to Japan this summer? Follow along with Marie from Miles of Happiness as she explains why Hokkaido is the best Japanese summer destination.

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Northern Underexposure

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Cameras break, people lose their tempers and we can’t all be soulmates.

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