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Area Distribution : Hiroshima

Sightseeing Guide: Hiroshima

Hiroshima Prefecture is located in Chugoku Region. It is also a part of Sanyo area which facing Seto Inland Sea. The capital of Hiroshima is Hiroshima city which is the biggest city in Chugoku and Shikoku region. The heavy Industry, especially car industry, is very strong, but also, agriculture, and fish industry are also very strong in Hiroshima. Because of those balanced economical system, Hiroshima is called Small Japan. Aki no Miyajima and Genbaku Dome are the most famous spots which are also designated as UNESCO World Heritage site.

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Hiroshima Area is located western Hiroshima Prefecture. This is the economic center of Hiroshima, and most populated area in Chugok and Shikoku region. Aki no Miyajima and Genbaku Dome which are the most famous spots and also designated as UNESCO World Heritage site are located in this area. The city of Hiroshima is very large, but also there are many beautiful natures remain both mountain side and Seto Inland Sea area.


Fukuyama (福山) area is located eastern Hiroshima prefecture. It was used to be called Bingo. This area is called Bingo city zone which is one of the economical centers of Chugoku region. The southern side of Fukuyama is facing to Seto Inland Sea. Kuranoura is the bay city of Fukuyama. Not only it has great sea products, it has also many historical spots. On the mountain side, there are many natures and Onsen. Fuchu is the city located in mountain side of this area. It has also great historical spots and Onsen.

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