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Hakodate winter festival

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Approximately 50,000 lights illuminate Hakodate’s picturesque streets leading down to the Bay Area, plus at other events, in the Hokkaido city, each winter.

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Wonderful city! Nice to see a picture of "Japan today" for a change (not Tokyo)

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Looks like more than 50,000 lights - all the more reason to show the picture.

Agree with @Thunderbird: nice to see 'Japan' rather than 'Tokyo'.

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Hakodate is a Japanese treasure, and more people need to experience the natural beauty and the wonderful people there.

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My favorite city in Japan! The slopes down to the water remind me of San Francisco. Anyone visiting Hokkaido should certainly consider visiting this city.

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adds to list of places to visit. Nice photo.

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Throughout the year some where in Japan you find festivals going on. Is this unique to Japan?

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