What is the name of the island which will soon be easier to visit than ever before with the opening of the new shinkansen High-Speed Rail next spring?
Hint: Located at Japanís northern extremity, it is an extensive island accounting for 22% of Japanís total land area. Low humidity makes the summers pleasant, while in winter you can enjoy world-renowned ski resorts and hot springs .Also the island is known as one of Japanís best-kept culinary secrets.
Prize: Three lucky winners will be selected among those who answer correctly. The prize will be a pair of chopsticks.
How to enter: Enter your answer by Dec 18, 2015, at https://jp.surveymonkey.com/r/J9TVRHH
The answer for the Newsletter Vol. 43 (September issue) was: Tsukiji Market.
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