0 Likes

巣雲山
Japan

Mt.Sukumo is a scoria cone was formed by volcanic activity about 132,000 years ago. Before WW2 an aeronautic beacon has been installed in this hill. There are currently a pile showing the beacon near the observatory. If  it will be a fine day, you can see Mt.Fuji and Izu islands.

Copyright: Kiyoharu takamura
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 9256x4628
Hochgeladen: 18/07/2012
Aktualisiert: 24/04/2014
Angesehen:

...


Tags: izu; sukumoyama; mt.sukumo; sea; hatsushima
comments powered by Disqus

kiyoharu takamura
Nirayama reverberatory furnace
kiyoharu takamura
Tenshow (japanese style garden)
kiyoharu takamura
Akao herb and rose garden Part.1
kiyoharu takamura
Akao herb and rose garden Part.4
kiyoharu takamura
Akao herb and rose garden Part.2
kiyoharu takamura
cactus and succulent room
kiyoharu takamura
tropical forest plant room
kiyoharu takamura
backside of waterfall
kiyoharu takamura
orchid room
kiyoharu takamura
botanical garden
kiyoharu takamura
aquatic plant room
kiyoharu takamura
Akao herb and rose garden Part.3
Jaime Brotons
Cuadrigas
Andrew Bodrov
Mars Panorama - Curiosity rover: Martian solar day 613
Javier Torres
Sala de Cirugía de Pequeños Animales
Diego Sanchis
Cova Tallada, Denia
Шамiлов Iлья
Ostromechevskaya watchtower 35m above the ground (216 m) 07072013 Остромечевская сторожевая вышка 35м над землей (216 м)
Brian Carey
Cape Spear 360 by Brian Carey
Christian Kleiman
Manège 1913 au Jardin du Champ de Mars
Luciano Correa | Vista Panoramica
Pousada Encontro das Águas em Gonçalves MG
Luciano Correa | Vista Panoramica
Passeio de Quadriciclo
MoUzEs- Maciej J. Lorek
Centurion Mk V.2 - On the Tank
Travel-Sphere.com
Sunset at Marina Gardens [Singapore]
sibalexx
Frescoes
kiyoharu takamura
shin tomei expwy around nagaizumi
kiyoharu takamura
torii
kiyoharu takamura
inside crater
kiyoharu takamura
kaza-ana1
kiyoharu takamura
sarutobikyou-3
kiyoharu takamura
around shitodo no iwaya
kiyoharu takamura
Uji jinja
kiyoharu takamura
honjoh-yama
kiyoharu takamura
Shimoda park part.4
kiyoharu takamura
tokiwagi-mon
kiyoharu takamura
branch cave
kiyoharu takamura
Tombolo (tidal island)
More About Japan

The eight islands of Japan sprang into existence through Divine Intervention.The first two gods who came into existence were Izanagi no Mikoto and Izanami no Mikoto, the Exalted Male and Exalted Female. It was their job to make the land for people to live on.They went to the bridge between heaven and earth and, using a jewel-encrusted halberd, Izanagi and Izanami churned up the sea into a frothy foam. As salty drips of water fell from the tip of the halberd the first island was formed. Its name was Onogoro.So far, so good. But when Izanagi and Izanami first met on their island, Izanami spoke to Isanagi without being spoken to first. Since she was the female, and this was improper, their first union created badly-formed offspring who were sent off into the sea in boats.The next time they met, Izanagi was sure to speak first, ensuring the proper rules were followed, and this time they produced eight children, which became the islands of Japan.I'm sure you did not fail to miss the significance of this myth for the establishment of Japanese formal society.At present, Japan is the financial capital of Asia. It has the second largest economy in the world and the largest metropolitan area (Tokyo.)Technically there are three thousand islands making up the Japanese archipelago. Izanagi and Izanami must have been busy little devils with their jewelled halberd...Japan's culture is highly technical and organized. Everything sparkles and swooshes on silent, miniaturized mechanisms.They're a world leader in robotics, and the Japanese have the longest life-expectancy on earth.Text by Steve Smith.