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hokkaido vistas

Akan, Hokkaido - 1

Akan, Hokkaido - 2

Akan, Hokkaido - 3

Shiretoko, Hokkaido - 1

Shiretoko, Hokkaido - 2

Hokkaidō, Japan's northern island, is where civilisation gives way to vast stretches of wilderness - pristine forests, vulcanic mountains, caldera lakes and desolate sea shores...

Photos are from the national parks of Akan, including Lake Mashū, and Shiretoko.


temple gardens

Japanese gardens, where the moss is hand-swept and the grass hand-shaven, are living works of art, striving to balance meticulous craftmanship with the unpredictable properties of nature, season and weather to create gli… Read the full post »

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