Fuji (富士山) – A Holy Mountain

    Mount Fuji is one of three holy mountains in Japan and also at 3,776.24 m (12,389 ft) the highest one. It lies about 100 kilometers (60 mi) south-west of Tokyo, and can be seen from there on a clear day. Mount Fuji’s exceptionally symmetrical cone, which is snow-capped for about 5 months a year, is a well-known symbol ofContinue reading “Fuji (富士山) – A Holy Mountain”