Saturday, May 1, 2010

Japan - Shodoshima Island


From: Kayoko - Postcrossing - JP-104548, Looks fun :)
Subject:   Shodoshima Island - located in the Inland Sea of Japan. This island is famous for its stages of the "Twenty-Four Eyes". The name means literally "Island of Small Beans". There are two main towns on the island: Tonoshō and Shōdoshima, comprising the district of Shōzu. The island was the first area of Japan to successfully grow olives, and is sometimes known as "Olive Island".
Stamps:   Very Colorful :)

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