Japan: Hokkaido and Honshu

Schedule

Monday
10/20/14 4:00 PM
WGBX 44
Tuesday
10/21/14 4:00 PM
WGBX 44
Wednesday
10/22/14 4:00 PM
WGBX 44
Thursday
10/23/14 4:00 PM
WGBX 44
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The Season 2 opener explores the Japanese countryside in winter, including the northern region of Hokkaido, home to red-crested cranes; and, in the south, Nagano's hot springs, known for its macaque snow monkeys. Also: Mount Fuji; Koyosan.

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