Category: nature

Animals and Torii at Fushimi Inari shrine.

Animals and Torii at Fushimi Inari shrine.

Some of the tiny shrines have grown thick with…

Some of the tiny shrines have grown thick with moss.

As you climb the mountain the crowds thin away…

As you climb the mountain the crowds thin away to nothing. Leaving you alone with the torii and rustling leaves.

Photo

Photo

Photo

Walking bridge near Sendai.

Walking bridge near Sendai.

Waterfall near Sendai.

Waterfall near Sendai.

Butterflies and dragonflies near Oguninuma Pon…

Butterflies and dragonflies near Oguninuma Pond.

The marshy ground around Oguninuma Pond can be…

The marshy ground around Oguninuma Pond can be crossed using raised wooden walkways that sit nestled in the grass.

Wild flowers growing around Oguninuma Pond.

Wild flowers growing around Oguninuma Pond.