Hakodate

city, southern Hokkaido ken (prefecture), Japan, on the Tsugaru-kaiky (Tsu garu Strait) between Hokkaido and Honshu. The city is built along the ...
Found on http://www.britannica.com/eb/a-z/h/5

Hakodate

Hakodate (häkō'dä'tā) , city (1990 pop. 307,249), extreme SW Hokkaido, Japan, on the Tsugaru Strait. Opened (1854) to U.S. ships and a little later (1857) to general foreign trade, it was the chief port of the island until recently replaced by Sapporo. It is linked with...
Found on http://www.infoplease.com/ce6/world/A0822387.html
No exact match found