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In January we went on a nature travel to Japan. After a brief visit in the Nagano National Park on the island
of Honshu we went on to Hokkaido, where we drove around watching birds at several different locations.

On this home page you can see selected photos from our tour.

Click on the pictures for seeing them in full size.


Nagano National Park, Jigokudana
Japanese Macaque (Macaca fuscata)
Hokkaido, Tsurui
Red-crowned Crane (Grus japonensis)
Setsurigawa River Lots of cranes Singing cranes Dancing cranes
Red-crowned Crane
(Grus japonensis)
Flying cranes Flying crane Eurasian Jay
(Garrulus glandarius)
Hokkaido, the coast from Nemuro to Rausu
Miscellaneous Sea Eagles and other birds
White-tailed Sea Eagle, Steller's Sea Eagle & Large-billed Crow fighting for some fishes Black-eared Kite (Milvus lineatus)
White-tailed Sea Eagle (Haliaëtus albicilla) Steller's Sea Eagle (Haliaëtus pelagicus)
Fishermen's village at Lake Furen All the trees were occupied by sea eagles Large-billed Crow
(Corvus macrorhynchos)
Cape Nossapu Bird cliff with Pelagic Cormorants (Phalacrocorax pelagicus) Whooper Swans (Cygnus cygnus)
Hokkaido, Rausu
Blakiston's Fish Owl (Bubo blakistoni)
Hokkaido, Rausu
Rausu Fishing Port
Japanese fishing boat Freshly caught fishes Newly caught fresh fishes of all kind from the Sea of Okhotsk
Freshly caught octopus Vega Gull (Larus vegae) Harlequin Duck
(Histrionicus histrionicus)
Willow Tit (Parus montanus)
Tsukiji Fish Market
Fishmonger Miscellaneous shellfishes Fresh fish Jumbo Tiger Prawns
Street views etc.
Street view, main street Street view, side street Street view, Shibuya Shibuya crossing
Overview of Tokyo subway Hibiya Park Imperial Palace Falcated Duck (Anas falcata)
Namiyoke Inari Shrine Blessing in Namiyoke Inari Tsukiji Honganji Temple Confession in Tsukiji Honganji


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Last updated 19. February 2016
Photos: © Karen & Leif Høxbroe 2016