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Photo Special: Seeing the light in Hokkaido

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The Goryokaku star fort in Hakodate, Hokkaido, is seen from the observation deck of Goryokaku Tower. The edges of the moat have been lined with some 2,000 light bulbs as part of the fort's winter illumination festival, which runs until Feb. 29, 2016. (Mainichi)

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