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Kouyounotaki Autumn Leaves Waterfall
Hokkaido

A beautiful autumn day in Hokkaido. From the road this beautiful spot is very accessable - just a 10 min walk. Autumn is amazing here in Hokkaido and the leave are really starting to turn.

Copyright: Glen claydon
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Subida: 08/10/2011
Actualizado: 19/09/2014
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Tags: niseko; hirafu; hokkaido; japan; autumn; waterfall
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