Final day in Hokkaido September 20th 2008 Whoops forgot to hit Publish on this yesturday... was pretty outa it when I wrote this due to lack of sleep:
So todays my final day on the island of Hokkaido. Yesterday visited the Sapporo Beer museum as well as the city of Otaru.
The Sapporo Beer museum was smaller then I pictured it, but not too bad. Most of the signage was in Japanese but I got the gist of it. My favorite bit wa ... read more
Asia » Japan » Hokkaido » Otaru In 1603, a Tokugawa shogunate (military dictatorship) ushered in a long period of isolation from foreign influence in order to secure its power. For 250 years this policy enabled Japan to enjoy stability and a flowering of its indigenous culture. Fol... ... read more
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