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Uratoishihama in the region of Miyagi is located in Japan - some 198 mi (or 319 km) North-East of Edo, the country's capital city.

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Time in Uratoishihama is now 09:56 PM (Thursday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Tokyo" with an UTC offset of 9 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Yokohama, Edo, Shizuoka, Yamoto, Yamagata-shi or Uratononoshima. Since you are here already, consider visiting . We saw some hobby films in the internet. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Matsushima () Bay Japan (before the tsu...

00:59 min ( March 13, 2011 by weeweebear)
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Taken on 27 December 2006 (about 4.30 pm in the afternoon) on Sokanzan, which provides a panoramic view of Matsushima Bay, known as one of the three most scenic views of Japan. Weather was pretty bad ...

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11:00 min ( March 20, 2011 by SenbaMasaki)
Views: 15,849 - Rating: 5/5

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10:50 min ( March 17, 2011 by SenbaMasaki)
Views: 4,555 - Rating: 5/5

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FUJIFILM FinePix REAL 3D W1

00:06 min ( August 25, 2009 by stereomovie)
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Interesting facts about this location

Matsushima

is a group of islands in Miyagi Prefecture, Japan. There are some 260 tiny islands (shima) covered in pines (matsu) – hence the name – and is ranked as one of the Three Views of Japan. A well-known apocryphal haiku often attributed to Matsuo Bashō indicates that the poet is at a loss for words: Matsushima ah!A-ah, Matsushima, ah!Matsushima, ah! Nearby cultural properties include Zuigan-ji, Entsū-in, Kanrantei, and the Satohama shell mound.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 38.33, 141.1 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:2011 Tōhoku earthquake and tsunami, Archipelagoes of Japan, Geography of Miyagi Prefecture, Special Places of Scenic Beauty, Visitor attractions in Miyagi Prefecture

Three Views of Japan

The Three Views of Japan is the canonical list of Japan's three most celebrated scenic sights, attributed to 1643 and scholar Hayashi Gahō. The views are of the eponymous pine-clad islands of Matsushima in Miyagi Prefecture; the pine-clad sandbar of Amanohashidate in Kyoto Prefecture; and Itsukushima Shrine in Hiroshima Prefecture. All three are designated Special Places of Scenic Beauty, while Itsukushima is also a Special Historic Site and a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

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Located at 38.33, 141.1 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Tourism in Japan, Visitor attractions in Hiroshima Prefecture, Visitor attractions in Kyoto Prefecture, Visitor attractions in Miyagi Prefecture

Miyagi District, Miyagi

Miyagi District, Miyagi is a district located in past Mutsu Province and today's Miyagi, Japan. The name of the prefecture was from this district. The original territory was east-west long from the Ōu Mountains to the Pacific Ocean, including current Sendai, Shiogama and Tagajō cities. As of 2003, the district has an estimated population of 69,567 and a density of 620.80 persons per km². The total area is 112.06 km².

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Located at 38.33, 141.1 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:Districts in Miyagi Prefecture

Matsushima Station

Matsushima Station is a railway station located on the JR Tōhoku Main Line in Matsushima, Miyagi.

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Located at 38.33, 141.1 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:Railway stations in Miyagi Prefecture, Tōhoku Main Line

Atago Station (Miyagi)

Atago Station is a railway station located on the JR Tōhoku Main Line in Matsushima, Miyagi.

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Located at 38.33, 141.1 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Railway stations in Miyagi Prefecture, Tōhoku Main Line