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Otaru Canal, Otaru

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Once a vital part of the city's bustling port, Otaru Canal serves as a popular destination for waterside strolling and enjoying the outdoors. Wander along this restored historic canal, dating back to the early 20th century, to explore its many repurposed warehouses, which house restaurants, shops, and museums. You'll find the promenade lined with Victorian-style gas lamps, as well as numerous brick buildings from as early as the 19th century. Put Otaru Canal and other Otaru attractions into our Otaru travel itinerary maker, and watch your holiday take shape.
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  • Canal day and night the atmosphere is like that. When open, more and more Chinese tourists taking photographs a crowd more to appear in is a little disappointing, but I think very good.
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  • Snow season is like a third visit. Whenever the number of Japanese are less impressive. Canal itself is still in the store and I think.
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  • 我們首次到日本,由札幌搭JR火車到小樽。買了札幌小樽歡迎卡,一張JR火車票,一張地下鐵路票,可於不同日期用的,只有JR票要表明何時用,限期到日本簽證批發到期日。第一次到日本就是在小樽遇到飄雪。興奮極了,雪和風越來越大 ,由車站沿途步行經過商場,壽司店,玻璃精品店,甜品店,賣著名的蜜瓜雪糕,終於到運河,兩邊鋪上厚厚的雪,非常漂亮。回程經不同朱古力或手信店,上斜坡找到南小樽站回札幌。