Otaru Canal – Take a Stroll and Enjoy a Spectacular View

The Otaru Canal is the ideal spot to go for a stroll on a warm afternoon or for a romantic walk with your significant other, especially on a cold winter evening. History A somewhat of a hidden gem in Hokkaido, the Otaru Canal was constructed in the year 1923 to allow ships to dock and…

Guide on Otaru Canal – A historic Otaru site

During the first half of the 20th century, this place was prominent and was a part of the city’s popular port where large vessels docked at. History The Otaru Canal was used to transport goods to the stores and warehouses along the waterway with smaller ships that carried loads from large vessels that couldn’t enter…