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Daikon Island, Matsue

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Daikon Island is a volcanic island in the middle of Nakaumi, a brackish lake between Tottori and Shimane prefectures in Japan. Daikon Island is administered as part of Matsue, Shimane Prefecture. Daikon-jima takes its name from the daikon, the large, white East Asian radish. The island was, however, known throughout Japanese history as "Tako-shima", meaning "Octopus Island."Daikon Island is a shield volcano, a type of volcano composed of fluid lava flows. The island's highest elevation is a small volcano, Mount Ōzuka (42m). The base of the island composed of basalt. The surface of the island undulates slightly, and consists of a lava plateau. The surface of the island consists of a 2-meter deep layer of clay composed of volcanic ash. On the eastern end of the Daikon Island in the Osoe district there are lava tubes of up 200m
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  • When you exit from the sakaiminato in Matsue city, was passed. It was nice to drive, a scenic island in the location. Interesting naming in the cheek I lump was.
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  • Cross the Enoshima Ohashi, yushi Park gardens, watching eel eaten by Mountain beauty world in delicious eel, Mediterranean home. Nice views.
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  • Crossed the island of daikonjima, when moving from the Matsue to sakaiminato. Like a celebrity in this island, Peony, Peony Festival time it hit just the central part of the island was very crowded. Photo 2 Peony park entry congestion abates close was Ryu Gye-Dong, a lava cave entrance. Keys hanging over the entrance, but some did not, later, studied where lava once flowed according to the cave was likely. Advance notice, you can visit said. Indeed, at this time, come visit!
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