Hakodate


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Ha·ko·da·te

 (hä′kô-dä′tĕ)
A city of southwest Hokkaido, Japan, on Tsugaru Strait. Its harbor was opened to foreign traders in 1854.
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Hakodate

(ˌhɑːkəʊˈdɑːteɪ)
n
(Placename) a port in N Japan, on S Hokkaido: fishing industry and shipbuilding. Pop: 284 690 (2002 est)
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Ha•ko•da•te

(ˈhɑ kəˈdɑ ti)

n.
a seaport on S Hokkaido, in N Japan. 320,152.
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Didn't I sail in as a youngster, second mate on the brig Berncastle, into Hakodate, pumping double watches to keep afloat just because a whale took a smash at us?
Don't I remember him in Hakodate two years gone, when he had a row an' shot four iv his men?
The CAA said last week that it had approved the carrier's application to offer scheduled flights from Taoyuan to Okinawa, Osaka, Fukuoka, Sendai, Sapporo, Hakodate, Nagoya and Tokyo (Narita) in Japan, as well as chartered flights from Taichung to Tokyo and Osaka.
We started in Hakodate, where the kids got a kick out of the Lucky Pierrot restaurants a each has a different theme and fantastic local twists on typical fast-food options (squid burger, anyone?) a and Fort Goryokaku, where the Samurai made their last stand against the Imperial Japanese Army.
A change on to a local train line takes me into the island's southernmost city of Hakodate.
looks every 3,776 metres passing train A change on to a local train line takes me into the island's southernmost city of Hakodate.
I take an ageing streetcar and reach the forested peak of Mount Hakodate.
looks every 3,776 metres passing train A change onto a local train line takes me into the island's southernmost city of Hakodate.
Summary: From Kagoshima to Hakodate, Japan's Shinkansen bullet trains draw commutation excellence
According to the Hakodate Hotel Inn Cooperative, cancellations at facilities in Hakodate will have an impact of more than AY=2 billion.
In September, the Japanese government decided to deploy an additional PAC-3 unit in the Northern city of Hakodate after a missile launched by Pyongyang flew over Japan's Northernmost island of Hokkaido.