Castle in the Air

The air castle in the picture is actually a tea house, bulit in Chino, Nagano Prefecture, Japan.

The tea house is built atop two chestnut trees, cut from a nearby mountain and transported to the site, and is accessible only by free-standing ladders propped against one of the trees. The building’s own is Fujimori, who designed and built the whole house.

Castle in the air

Tea House in air


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