Travel Inspiration: Mount Zao, Miyagi Prefecture, Japan

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Mount Zao [Miyagi Prefecture, Japan]

Mount Zao, Miyagi Prefecture, Japan | Mount Zao is the largest active volcano in northern Honshu, consisting of many stratovolcanoes. It was nicknamed the “Five Color Pond” because of the vibrant colors the pond changes as a result of fluctuating weather. During the colder months, strange snow monsters – or vertical icicle-like masses formed from strong winds – form on trees surrounding the aqua-blue waters of Crater Lake.

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Annamarie Ferguson

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