"Plains deceive you; they cause you to think that life is easy! Mountains never deceive you; they teach you the realities! Go to the mountains! ~ (Mehmet Murat ildan words of wisdom, aphorisms, wise sayings, quotations) photo: Mount Fuji, Japan in fall.
Vienna on a grey morning. Vienna is one of the places I've lived. What you can't tell from this photo is just to the right is the Christkindlmarkt. They host this lovely Christmas market on Rathausplatz in Wien, Österreich, every year.
Rising above the clouds, Mount Fuji, Japan. Fuji-san has long been a sacred mountain. Japanese Buddhists believe the mountain is the gateway to a different world. Mount Fuji, Mount Tate, and Mount Haku are Japan's "Three Holy Mountains.
"Christ the Redeemer" is a statue of Jesus Christ in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil; considered the largest Art Deco statue in the world and the world's largest statue of Jesus Christ. I have been to this statue and it is amazing!