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Soya Hillside / Soya wind farm / Wakkanai Footpath

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北海道 宗谷丘陵の宗谷ウインドファーム内にある、ウォーキングコース「稚内フットパス - 宗谷丘陵コース」です。

氷河地形の丘陵に風力発電が多数あり、眺めはとてもいいです。

ただ、丘陵だけに、ウォーキングコースとしては、かなり厳しいかもしれない。

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Panorama's in de omgeving van Hokkaido

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A: Souya Cape

door Tsuyoshi Shimoyama, 5.1 hier vandaan

Souya Cape

B: Souya Misaki - Northernmost Point in Japan

door Glen Claydon, 5.1 hier vandaan

This is the northenmost point in Japan northeast of Wakkanai. Still a bit gloomy at this time of year...

Souya Misaki - Northernmost Point in Japan

C: Japanese Antarctic Research Expedition pavilion

door Tsuyoshi Shimoyama, 21.8 hier vandaan

Japanese Antarctic Research Expedition pavilion

D: Rishiri Island Beer O'Clock

door Glen Claydon, 59.9 hier vandaan

Rishiri island is one of the most impressive mountains i have seen in Hokkaido. The peak rises straig...

Rishiri Island Beer O'Clock

E: 礼文島 スカイ岬

door kazuo sato, 71.0 hier vandaan

礼文島 スカイ岬

F: Hakodake

door Nobutaka Asahi, 98.2 hier vandaan

Mt. Hako located in the boundary in Bifuka-cho, Esashi-cho, and Otoineppu-cho of Hokkaido (altitude o...

Hakodake

G: Sunset Point of Yagishiri Island

door Tsuyoshi Shimoyama, 121.3 hier vandaan

Sunset Point of Yagishiri Island

H: Yagishiri Island Murre Model

door Tsuyoshi Shimoyama, 121.5 hier vandaan

Yagishiri Island Murre Model

I: Yagishiri Harbor

door Tsuyoshi Shimoyama, 121.6 hier vandaan

Yagishiri Harbor

J: Yagishiri Island

door Tsuyoshi Shimoyama, 123.7 hier vandaan

Yagishiri Island

Dit panorama is genomen in Hokkaido, Japan

Dit is een overzicht van 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.

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