Content Owner/Source: NHK World - Japan
Introduction to this episode, 'The Great Wild North':
In this episode, we explore Hokkaido, located in the northern part of Japan. From the limpid waters of Lake Mashu to the steaming hot springs of "Hell Valley" in Noboribetsu, Hokkaido presents some of the most breathtaking landscapes in Japan.
On our journey, we meet a photographer, cheese makers, a hot spring "doctor" and a horse lover, as well as a group of women upholding fascinating folk traditions. Each life unfolds in harmony with the seasons.
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Credits: Co-production between NHK, Gedeon Programmes, ZDF Arte, and Voyage.