13th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Travel
Quietude over the mountains

A cemetery appeared along our walking path, just as we were entering a charming little village. So picturesque by the mid-day sun, this sacred location was facing the Japanese Alps and appeared as one of the most peaceful sights I had ever seen before.

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Date Taken: 08.2015
Date Uploaded: 11.2015
Photo Location: Japan
Copyright: © Teresa Cos