The Kantō region of Japan, on the eastern side of the main island Honshu, is a broad plain dominated by and nearly synonymous with the megalopolis of Tokyo and its suburbs.
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Tokyo is the enormous and wealthy capital of Japan, overflowing with culture, commerce and, most of all, people.

Located on the western coast of Tokyo Bay directly south of Tokyo, Yokohama is the second largest city in Japan and one of the cities most used to seeing foreigners.

Nikkō is a small town to the north of Tokyo, in Tochigi Prefecture. The first temple in Nikko was founded more than 1,200 years ago along the shores of the Daiya River.

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Tokyo Metropolis, covers the city of Tokyo, a bulk of the plain of Kanto and a chain of islands extending thousands of kilometers south.

Kanagawa prefecture prefecture is located to the southwest of Tokyo in Japan. Kanagawa prefecture has the second largest population in Japan and its economic activity is much the same as Korea.

Tochigi is a prefecture in the Kanto region of Japan. Tochigi is a rural part of Japan with hot springs, mountains and plenty of hiking.

Chiba Prefecture is located directly east of Tokyo, and bordered by Ibaraki Prefecture to the north.

Gunma is a prefecture in the Kanto region of Japan. Gunma is a rural part of Japan with hot springs, a safari park, and plenty of hiking.

Saitama prefecture is in the eastern Kanto region of the main Japanese island Honshu.

Tokyo Narita Airport is located in the city of Narita, Japan. Tokyo Narita Airport, located nearly 70 kilometers northeast of Tokyo, is Japan's largest international airport.

Ibaraki is a prefecture in the Kanto region of Japan. Opened in 2010, Ibaraki Airport is in the city of Omitama, near the center of the prefecture and 40 minutes away from Mito by bus.

Fuji-Hakone-Izu National Park straddles Yamanashi, Shizuoka, Kanagawa and Tokyo prefectures.

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