Oshidomari Area Rishiri Island, Hokkaido Japan

On the way to Oshidmari from Kutugata, the Rishiri Airport appears first.

Rishiri Airport

Rishiri Airport

Next, Motodomari fishing poat.

Lighthouse and village of Motohaku fishing port.

Lighthouse and village of Mototomari fishing port.

Fishing boat and working fishermen, Mototomari fishing port.

Fishing boat and working fishermen, Mototomari fishing port.

Arrived at Oshidomari Poat which is the center of the Rishirifuji Town.

Oshidomari Poat, Rishirifuji Town.

Oshidomari Poat, Rishirifuji Town.

Rishirifuji Town Hall

Rishirifuji Town Hall

Rishirifuji Town is located on Rishiri Island in Rishiri District, Hokkaido. As of 2008, the town has an estimated population of 2,954. The total area is 105.69 km².

Fujino Enchi Picnic Site and Sunset Hill Observatory, traditional fish restaurant and shopping street of the Rishirifuji Town

Fujino Enchi Picnic Site and Sunset Hill Observatory, Cape Peshi, traditional fish restaurant and shopping street of the Rishirifuji Town

Guesthouse, Hera’s House

Guesthouse, Hera’s House

Nice accommodation; Guesthouse Hera’s House (It is not Zeus’ wife Hērā in Greek mythology.) The rooms are clean and meals are good.

Hime-numa (Pond Princess); After this, I went to the Hime-numa, and walked around it. This marshland locates about 5 kilometers from the Oshidomari Port.

Unfortunately, it began to rain.

To Hime-numa, Pond Princess, across the suspension bridge. Unfortunately, it began to rain.

To Hime-numa, Pond Princess, across the suspension bridge.

Views of Hime-numa (Pond Princess)

Views of Hime-numa (Pond Princess)

Wooden path around the swamp

Wooden path around the swamp

Birds in the forest of Pond Princess

Birds in the forest of Pond Princess

Flora of the marsh

Flora of the marsh

DSC06616

Hime-numa (Pond Princess)

Written as “Rishiri, Rebun and Sarobetsu National Park – Hime-numa (Pond Princess) – Rishiri-fuji Town” on the boad.

Left Hime-numa (Pond Princess) for net destination.

 

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s