Tag Archives: Mt. Fuji

Charge Up a Mountain

Hi blog. We are into spring, although some days are struggling to not be cold.  Morning temperatures can still be very low but mid afternoon might be reasonably comfortable.  This might mean needing to rug up for the morning commute … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Suburban wildlife | Tagged | Leave a comment

The Twilight Zone

Just a quick reminder that I am still alive and blogging. The days are getting shorter and shorter – I leave for work before the sun is fully above the horizon (or at least above the buildings around me), and get … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Suburban wildlife | Tagged | Leave a comment

Fotos of Fuji

Just a few photos from our recent camping trip. The first few photos were taken at Oshino Hakkai, a collection of 8 natural springs in Oshino village, Yamanashi prefecture.  The springs are connected by a system of caves, and are … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Suburban wildlife | Tagged | Leave a comment

Mt. Fuji – Not World Heritage Natural Site

Well, it looks like it has finally happened, but not in the way originally planned: Mt. Fuji is poised to make World Heritage listing… as a cultural site rather than a natural site. From The Japan Times: http://www.japantimes.co.jp/news/2013/05/01/national/mount-fuji-to-become-world-heritage-site/#.UYQ1XsoQ_pY   National … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Suburban wildlife | Tagged , , | Leave a comment