From almost everywhere around the southern portion of Lake Biwa, you will see a beautifully symmetrical mountain standing prominent on the eastern plain. That is Mikami-yama (Mt. Mikami), one of the most well-known natural landmarks in Shiga Prefecture. While not very high at 432 metres, the peak’s claim to fame is obviously its eye-catching, nearly … Read more
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