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We flew into Tokyo, and then on to Sapporo on the island of Hokkaido.Olympians Dish on Their Favorite Spots to Ski & Snowboard|The Daily Beast|October 26, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Last night, on March 16, I learned that the Japanese Self Defense Force from Hokkaido had just left for the Tohoku area.The Japanese Government's Appalling Earthquake Response|The Daily Beast|March 17, 2011|DAILY BEAST
A usual view in Hokkaido is that the island can hold twice as many people as it now contains.
Up in Sapporo, on the island of Hokkaido, we were entertained by a beautiful Japanese woman.Flash-lights from the Seven Seas|William L. Stidger
"Even in Hokkaido," Dr. Sato notes, "the average area per family is only 7½ acres."
Boats came from Hokkaido and stole cattle from the prefecture to the number of a hundred a year.
I saw the huts of some settlers who had weathered their first Hokkaido winter.