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Mt Fuji at Shonan Beach - Mount Fuji or Fuji-san as it is called in Japan (not Fujiyama) is the highest mountain in Japan in altitude.  Mt Fuji is an active volcano that last erupted in 1707;  Mount Fuji's symmetrical cone is a well known symbol of Japan and is frequently visible in art, movies and photographs.  Although Mount Fuji has not erupted in over 300 years its still not considered to be extinct.  Shonan Beach has long been a popular escape from Tokyo and has a rich history. Many manga and films have been set at Shonan, especially in Kamakura, solidifying its reputation as a great escape from Tokyo.  It is known for its views and perspective of Mt Fuji, tides, surfing, beaches and windsurfing.
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Mt Fuji at Shonan Beach - Mount Fuji or Fuji-san as it is called in Japan (not Fujiyama) is the highest mountain in Japan in altitude. Mt Fuji is an active volcano that last erupted in 1707; Mount Fuji's symmetrical cone is a well known symbol of Japan and is frequently visible in art, movies and photographs. Although Mount Fuji has not erupted in over 300 years its still not considered to be extinct. Shonan Beach has long been a popular escape from Tokyo and has a rich history. Many...
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