Mount Fuji - Japan’s Mt. Fuji is an active volcano about 100 kilometers southwest of Tokyo. Commonly called “Fuji-san,” it’s the country’s tallest peak, at 3,776 meters. A pilgrimage site for centuries, it’s considered one of Japan’s 3 sacred mountains, and summit hikes remain a popular activity. Its iconic profile is the subject of numerous works of art, notably Edo Period prints by Hokusai and Hiroshige.

Mount Fuji - Japan’s Mt. Fuji is an active volcano about 100 kilometers southwest of Tokyo. Commonly called “Fuji-san,” it’s the country’s tallest peak, at 3,776 meters. A pilgrimage site for centuries, it’s considered one of Japan’s 3 sacred mountains, and summit hikes remain a popular activity. Its iconic profile is the subject of numerous works of art, notably Edo Period prints by Hokusai and Hiroshige.

Japanese garden* Arielle Gabriel writes about miracles and travel in The Goddess of Mercy & The Dept of Miracles also free China toys and paper dolls at The China Adventures of Arielle Gabriel *

Japanese garden* Arielle Gabriel writes about miracles and travel in The Goddess of Mercy & The Dept of Miracles also free China toys and paper dolls at The China Adventures of Arielle Gabriel *

A temple in an autumn rain.

Reserved; Japanese Fine Art Wall Hanging Scroll Painting Landscape Temple in Autumn Rain kakejiku – 1603054

Isamu Taniguchi Japanese Garden's Togetsu-kyo bridge at Zilker Botanical Gardens in Austin, Texas • photo: Judy on Flickr

Isamu Taniguchi Japanese Garden's Togetsu-kyo bridge at Zilker Botanical Gardens in Austin, Texas • photo: Judy on Flickr

Pinterest
Search