Another Japanese postcard showing their fastest bullet train “Shin-Kansen” and Mount Fuji in the background.
Mount Fuji (Fujisan) is with 3776 meters Japan’s highest mountain. It is not surprising that the nearly perfectly shaped volcano has been worshipped as a sacred mountain and experienced big popularity among artists and common people. Mount Fuji is a dormant volcano, which most recently erupted in 1708.
Online map of Mt. Fuji: