Traditional bark hats are naturally waterproof

(15 Jun 2008) Kii Mountains -recent 1. Pagoda in shrine foreground, Nachi Waterfall background 2. Kii mountains rise up from Pacific Ocean 3. Green maple leaves 4. Pilgrims on the Kumano Kodo Pilgrimage route. (Man wearing a ninachigasa hat.) 5. Nachi no Otaki (Japan’s highest waterfall and sacred site on the Kumano Kodo Pilgrimage route.)… Continue reading Traditional bark hats are naturally waterproof