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Why This Island In Japan Is The Best Place To See The Leaves Change
You can take a virtual tour of autumn in Hokkaido, or check out Daisetsuzan National Park, Shiretoko National Park, Noboribetsu's
Hokkaido: The Largest and One of the Best Buffets in Town!
I am fascinated by this unique restaurant. I know it is not gourmet-quality food, and will appeal to the gourmand in us rather than the gourmet... but there is a moment for that also.
You Should Probably Book Your Ticket Now For Next Year's Sapporo Snow Festival
If you weren't aware, it's ice festival season in Asia. Japan joins the frosty party with the Sapporo Snow Festival, which
Live from the Dubai International Film Festival: Thursday, Dec. 12
Author, film critic, filmmaker
Watanabe has the same world-weary rasp that Eastwood brought to the role in one of his best films. Yet this film is its own
A Pond So Beautiful It Belongs On Your Desktop Screensaver
We’re not kidding. Check your Macbook wallpapers. The pond has a mood of itself, however, and seeing it in its entire splendor
"Birthers" Hit a Nerve
Communications strategist, Writer, Single Mom
I vote to eliminate this antiquated requirement. Presidents should be chosen for their acumen and not for a word or two on a birth certificate.
The G8 Punts on Climate Change
Senior analyst, 'Focus on the Global South'
The G8's endorsement of a 50% reduction in emissions by 2050 is a giant step backward and may have effectively undermined the prospects for an effective global climate strategy for the second commitment period of the Kyoto Protocol.
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