October 08, 12 | Fumiko Magota
About seven or eight minutes from Ozora Town's "Fairy Tale Hill Roadside Station" is this roller-coaster of a road. We were driving on the Asahi South Highway 10 towards Abashiri when we took this shot. The beauty of the hillside, with Mt. Sharidake in the background, was perfect for a photo. It turns out that the first hills we passed were used as a location in the movie "Dream" by Akira Kurosawa. We also found out that this road doesn’t actually take you all the way to the mountain...
(Article by Hokkaido Likers Photo Writer - Fukko)
(Photograph by Isao Kawamura.)