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Otaru has developed as a commercial city over a century. It is also known for one of the leading herring fishing communities. The city was once a financial center of Hokkaido, and now is a tourist center of Hokkaido.
- Stroll through Sakaimachi Tourist Street.
- Savor tasty sushi.
- Visit one of the Herring Palaces.
- Visit glassware shops and experience glass blowing.
- Have a panoramic view on the Hill of Mt. Tengu.
Pick up at your hotel in Otaru or Otaru Port.
What you need to bring
Camera and warm clothes during winter
- 日本語 (Fluent)
- English (Fluent)
I am happy to introduce myself to you.
My name is Katsuko and I live in Sapporo, Hokkaido, Japan.
I have been engaged in tourism promotion as a tourist guide. I have a keen interest in cross-cultural communication. I got first interested in foreign countries and different peoples when the 1952 Summer Olympic Games were held in Helsinki, Finland. I have since studied English and had interest in events and natural phenomena in foreign countries. I studied cultural anthropology and international politics because I believe these will be useful when I guide foreign guests.
I am looking forward to guiding you soon!
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