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Niseko Farmlands
Hokkaido

In winter all of the farmlands in the Niseko area lay dormant waiting for spring - this is a beautiful spot with amazing views to the north west of the Annupuri mountain range and Mt Yotei to the south

Copyright: Glen Claydon
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Uploaded: 19/02/2010
Updated: 18/09/2014
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