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When it snows it blossoms

When it snows it blossoms | crowd-sourced images of cherry blossoms blanketed with snow https://twitter.com/ao_0356/status/322201936289992704/photo/1

"Snow Monkey" (Japanese macaque) in Hot spring #Nagano #Japan - omg! i love these guys! they are so funny in the National Geographic Doco!

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上高地

Kamikochi, Nagano, Japan Kamikōchi is a remote mountainous highland valley within the Hida Mountains range. It has been preserved in its natural state within Chūbu-Sangaku National Park

Macaques enjoying an onsen (hot spring) in Jigokudani Monkey Park in Nagano, Japan. Commonly referred to as Snow Monkeys, that go to the valley during the winter, foraging elsewhere in the national park during the warmer months. Starting in 1963, the monkeys descend from the steep cliffs and forest to sit in the warm waters of the onsen (hotsprings), and return to the security of the forests in the evenings.