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31 December 2022
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26 April 2022
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29 January 2022
Between the 3rd and 7th century AD, thousands of earth mound tombs (Kofun 古墳) were constructed as tombs for leaders ranging from local areas to those that are considered to be the burial sites of the first emperors of Japan. They are scattered throug...

Ayutsubo Falls Claimed

  • 411-0943 Sunto District, Nagaizumi, Sunto District, Japan
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A Mt. Fuji eruption occuring about 10,000 years ago created a lava flow that stretches 21 Miles (34Km) to where Mishima city's train station exists today. The flow of melting snow on Mt. Fuji's peak feeds springs of ice-cold water that emerge from under the lava flow throughout this area of Mishima. The Ayutsubo waterfall is an approximately 10 meter high waterfall with a nice view of Mt. Fuji in the back.

UNESCO Izu Peninsula Geopark