A snowy day in Hokkaido can become a great obstacle for vehicles, like this mail delivery truck.
Some high tech rice cookers.
Example prices at a flower shop .
Text: "Hoka no madoguchi o go-riyoo kudasai" ("Please go to the next station")
Magazines specializing in manga and anime.
High-end rice cookers for sale in a department store.
Some overly complex refrigerators on display.
A display of high-tech coffee makers and juicers.
Mochi (rice cakes) looking very delicious.
A flowershop in Hokkaido.
A robbery alarm sits ready at the post office.
Text: Go-jiyuu ni otori kudasai
An exit sign warns cars not to enter.
A closer look at a post-card/stamp machine.
Fingernail polish and lipstick for sale.
Manuals for computer programs on sale.
Family name stamps for easy-to-read kanji.
Japanese make-up display.
A little behind the scenes look at the post-office.
A closer look at the post-card/stamp machine.
A closer look at a Japanese ATM.
A complex machine, designed to give you money.
The sign outside of the post-office, wearing a cap of snow.
A blend of Western and Japanese style clocks for sale at a general store.