Mount Fuji

Mount Fuji, view from the Hakone Onshi park

Depicted on the thousands and thousands of artworks, Mount Fuji is probably the most widely recognisable symbol of Japan. It is absolutely ubiquitous: it is in the classic Japanese poetry and on the logos of the high-tech companies, on the ancient woodblock prints and on the modern photographs. There is probably no man on Earth who haven't seen the iconic perfectly shaped cone of the dormant volcano at least once in his life.

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Cute ferrets

12. Ferret on the walk

Did you know that in the European Union the ferrets, cats and dogs are the only pets legitimate to get the all-european pet passport? When a European pet ferret owner is going to visit neighbouring country he should check in with his local veterinarian to make all the mandatory vaccinations for his pet and get pet’s papers.

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Hitachi Seaside Park

10. Hitachi Seaside Park

Japan is well known for its parks. Sometimes small and extremely ascetic they are pleasingly calming and helps to achive concentrationd needed to make not so simple decision. That is why Japanese park culture is so popular all over the world for more than two decades for now. Japan-inspired parks could be found almost anywhere.

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Funny squirrels

14. Squirrel posing on camera

Squirrels are among those few wild animals which are living with humans for a long time. They are dwelling the parks in the busiest, the most densely populated urban areas, they are occupying the trees in the suburbia. Amateur photographers are using them as their models and the squirrels often don’t mind to pose for a little.

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