Complicated Japanese coastline, Amami Islands, Japan

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    Amami Oshima Island, Kagoshima, Japan

    Amami Oshima is the main island of the Amami Islands which are a group of subtropical islands located about 400 km south of Kyushu and about 300 km north of Okinawa.

    The beautiful sea of Amami is known as a fantastic diving spot, blessed with clear blue waters, coral reefs and tropical fish. Mangoes, bananas, passion fruits, guavas and sugar canes are all cultivated on the island.
    70% of the island are covered in rainforests which are infested with the deadly habu snakes (pit viper with cobra venom stronger than Okinawan habu's venom).

    > Islands of Japan

    Sion Hsu, hokipoki, and 61 other people added this photo to their favorites.

    1. mctrent 58 months ago | reply

      You guys are crazy.

    2. Ippei & Janine Naoi 58 months ago | reply

      No Trent, YOU are crazy.

    3. mctrent 58 months ago | reply

      No, YOU are crazy!

    4. illyphoto 58 months ago | reply

      wow!
      very nice!

    5. footprints.mika 58 months ago | reply

      Hi, I'm an admin for a group called Your Footprints - Beautiful World (Invited photos only), and we'd love to have this added to the group!

    6. Steve Bark 56 months ago | reply

      Fantastic Shot!!!

    7. timtak 27 months ago | reply

      You take all the best pictures of Japanese Islands.

    8. wandering clouds 23 months ago | reply

      wonderful view!!!

    9. Basse911 15 months ago | reply

      Wonderful scenery; your photostream really have showed me a new part of the world. Have to come your way one day! : )

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