Hokkaido Prefecture 北海道剣
“Hokkaido” 【北海道】prefecture is the prefecture in Japan which lies on the top north of the archipelago.
There are many delicious food and lots of beautiful landscape.
Today we will talk about Hokkaido. It is the most northern located biggest prefecture in Japan.
It has approximately the same longitude as Marseille, Wladiwostok, Rome and Chicago
In Winter there is, depending on the quality of the annual snowfall a huge incentive for people to travel there from all across Japan to go skiing or do winter sports activities. There is also a “Snow Festival” which people can visit and enjoy their time with.
As Hokkaido is located in close proximity to the ocean you can have a taste of a lot of different seafood and shellfish there, which also includes fresh caught ones. Vegetables, meat and more are splendid in resource, because there are a lot of farms along the plains of Hokkaido cultivating them.
You could say “Hokkaido” is like the “Refrigerator” of Japan.
Also theres a mountain which is called “Hakodate” that is a very famous touring spot and looks beautiful at night.
On the picture below you can gaze at the view of Hakodate City:
Picture: [Church] [Kanamori warehouse]
[Goryokaku Tower] [Sea urchin and salmon roe sushi]