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'''Honshū''' (本州) is the largest island of [[Japan]], housing the great majority of its population and hosting most of the visitors as well. Due to its size it commonly subdivided into smaller regions. From northeast to southwest:
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'''Honshū''' (本州) is the largest island of [[Japan]], housing the great majority of its population and hosting most of the visitors as well. Due to its size it commonly subdivided into smaller regions. From northeast to southwest:
  
 
==Regions==
 
==Regions==
* [[Tohoku]] is the remote northern part of the island, known for seafood, skiing and hot springs.
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* [[Kanto]] is the eastern plateau dominated by capital [[Tokyo]], the world's largest city, and shadowed by [[Mt. Fuji]], Japan's iconic mountain.
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* [[Tohoku]] - the remote northern part of the island, known for seafood, skiing and hot springs
* [[Chubu]] is the central section, which includes [[Nagoya]], the [[Japan Alps]], and the [[Ise shrine]].
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* [[Kansai]] is the western plateau, home to [[Osaka]], [[Kyoto]] and [[Kobe]].
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* [[Kanto]] - the eastern plateau dominated by capital [[Tokyo]], the world's largest city, and shadowed by [[Mount Fuji]], Japan's iconic mountain
* [[Chugoku]] is the western tip near [[Kyushu]], a largely rural area best known for [[Hiroshima]] and [[Shimonoseki]]
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* [[Chubu]] - the central section, which includes [[Nagoya]], the [[Japan Alps]], and the [[Ise shrine]]
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* [[Kansai]] - the western plateau, home to [[Osaka]], [[Kyoto]] and [[Kobe]]
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* [[Chugoku]] - the western tip near [[Kyushu]], a largely rural area best known for [[Hiroshima]] and [[Shimonoseki]]
  
 
==Cities==
 
==Cities==
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==Get out==
 
==Get out==
  
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Revision as of 02:40, 20 November 2006

Honshū (本州) is the largest island of Japan, housing the great majority of its population and hosting most of the visitors as well. Due to its size it commonly subdivided into smaller regions. From northeast to southwest:

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  • Tohoku - the remote northern part of the island, known for seafood, skiing and hot springs
  • Kanto - the eastern plateau dominated by capital Tokyo, the world's largest city, and shadowed by Mount Fuji, Japan's iconic mountain

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