Getting Wifi on Mt. Fuji Is a Thing That Is Happening
July 1st, 2015
Doesn’t the prospect of scaling Japan’s most famous peak make you think about Wifi access? It may be a towering, world famous summit—and one way to climb above the urban sprawl. And yet, visitors to Mt. Fuji who might be jonesing for their net fix will be able to take a break from getting away …
Mount Fuji World Heritage tag: a Pandora’s box for the iconic peak?
August 16th, 2013
Last month, at a summit in Cambodia, UNESCO granted World Heritage status to Mount Fuji, but one writer feels the future of this already iconic and popular volcano can only go downhill… by Phil Colquhoun Long synonymous with Japan and an enduring image of both the Shizuoka and Yamanashi prefectures it straddles, Mount Fuji’s new …