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Hyogo Prefecture

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Hyogo Prefecture (Ɍ, Hyōgo-ken) is located in the Kansai Region, stretching from the Seto Inland Sea to the Sea of Japan. Its largest city and prefectural capital is Kobe, its most famous tourist attraction is Himeji Castle, and its best known hot spring resorts are Arima and Kinosaki.

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 1  Kinosaki
Pleasant, old-fashioned hot spring resort.
User rating: 86/100 (149 votes)
Visited by: 323 users
 2  Himeji
Site of Japan's most beautiful feudal castle.
User rating: 85/100 (1044 votes)
Visited by: 2142 users
 3  Kobe
Harbor city, recovered from 1995 earthquake.
User rating: 81/100 (1256 votes)
Visited by: 2748 users

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