Fuji Volcano, Japan Cherry Blossom.

(Cherry blossoms, Fuji Volcano, Japan) (story inspiration) You said something about volcanos in the fire area, right? So maybe something like this would work. (Possibly minus the cherry blossom tree.

Kakitagawa Spring water of Mt. Fuji

"The only source of knowledge is experience." -Albert Einstein *** Spring water of Mt. Fuji, the source of Kakita River, Shizuoka, Japan *** Dive In ! <<< Why doesn't the water look like THAT in America?

torii taxonomy

I also looked into the japanese famous arches to see if I could bring them into my design, this would make it instantly recognizable as japanese.

Hell Valley, Japan

Hell Valley, Noboribetsu, Hokkaido, Japan Noboribetsu Onsen (登別温泉) is Hokkaido's most famous hot spring resort

Ginkakuji, Silver pavillion in Kyoto

Ginkakuji, Silver pavillion in Kyoto. I desperately want to go to Kyoto.

Blue Pond, Hokkaido, Japan

touchdisky: Blue Pond, Hokkaido, Japan by Candy train. I think I want to go to Japan

Traditional old Shinto shrine with Tokyo's 2080-foot-high “Skytree” in the background

Traditional old Shinto shrine with Tokyo's “Skytree” in the background. I want to visit Japan T^T

Entrance gate of Haruna shrine, Gunma, Japan 榛名神社

thekimonogallery: “ [wiki]: Haruna Shrine is a Shinto shrine located in Takasaki, Gunma Prefecture, Japan. MountHaruna, the mountain where the shrine is located, is one of the “ThreeMountains of Jōmō”.


Temple Entry, Japan photo via amy. Hard to believe the same nation that perpetuated the rape of Nanking and the Bataan Death March, also gives us rock gardens and some of the most beautiful and tranquil places on earth.