Entries Tagged as 'Mt fuji'

金曜日, 12月 16th, 2011

Mt. Fuji experience report (Yoshida route) Part4

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Mt. Fuji experience report (Yoshida route) Part4

After walking about 15 minutes, we arrive at the Asama shrine.
Due to it being August 30th the shrine was closed.
At the Okumiya, there is a Mt. Fuji postal office compounded, and you can receive a memorial stamp. In memory of climbing to the peak you can send things to friends, families, or yourself, but unfortunately [...]

木曜日, 12月 15th, 2011

Mt. Fuji experience report (Yoshida route) Part3

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Mt. Fuji experience report (Yoshida route) Part3

Right under the top there is the last orii, and on each side there are shrine dogs placed. Walking through the tori, you climb the rock stairs to the very top.

3:50. We succeed in climbing to the very top of Mt. Fuji.
On Mt. Fuji there are a number of peaks, at the peak of [...]

木曜日, 12月 15th, 2011

Mt. Fuji experience report (Yoshida route) Part2

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Mt. Fuji experience report (Yoshida route) Part2

14:45 taking a break in front of Toyo-kan. If you look below clouds are spread out for us to see.

水曜日, 12月 14th, 2011

Mt. Fuji experience report (Yoshida route) Part1

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Mt. Fuji experience report (Yoshida route) Part1

We finally got to climb Mt. Fuji, which is something we have wanted to do forever! We will let you know what it was like.
We have written the basic facts about climbing Mt. Fuji in a separate document so please read that as well.
This time, we reserved a 1 night 2 days package [...]

水曜日, 8月 11th, 2010

Driving around the lake shores of Mount Fuji Part2

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Driving around the lake shores of Mount Fuji Part2

Mount Fuji on the morning of our second day! Taken from the living room where we were relaxing while enjoying the view. The skies were clear only during the morning this day.

Mt. Fuji behind the clouds

Kawaguchiko Lake is a treasure trove of art, with art galleries, museums, and toy collection galleries full of individuality. At [...]

火曜日, 8月 10th, 2010

Driving around the lake shores of Mount Fuji Part1

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Driving around the lake shores of Mount Fuji Part1

In the vicinity of the lake shores at the foot of Mount Fuji are various sights to see, including caves, museums, tennis courts, etc. This article is different than the previously introduced “Driving around the foot of Mount Fuji,” and deals mainly with the sightseeing spots located around the five lakes at the foot of [...]

水曜日, 6月 16th, 2010

Driving around the foot of Mount Fuji (Part3)

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Driving around the foot of Mount Fuji (Part3)

Continuing with our journey, driving across the plateau which spreads out to the west of Mt. Fuji, I headed south. Twenty minutes of driving brought me to the Shiraito (lit. white thread) Waterfalls. As the word implies, the water looks like white, silky thread as it falls.
After parking the car in the parking lot, heading [...]

月曜日, 6月 14th, 2010

Driving around the foot of Mount Fuji (Part2)

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Driving around the foot of Mount Fuji (Part2)

The next destination is the Fuji Flower and Bird Park. The first to meet are the owls. Over forty different species, a total of two hundred owls from all over the world are raised here.

日曜日, 6月 13th, 2010

Driving around the foot of Mount Fuji (Part1)

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Driving around the foot of Mount Fuji (Part1)

The harsh coldness that lasted from morning to evening in Tokyo has started to soften, and signs of summer have finally appeared. For people all over, the place which can be enjoyed all year round, winter spring summer fall, is the foot of Mount Fuji. With the changing of seasons and the angle at which [...]