Tokyo
Hiroshima
Nagasaki
Yokohama
Nagoya
Places to visit...
Tokyo
 Tokyo is located on the
eastern side of the main
island Honshū and
includes the Izu Islands
and Ogasawara Islands....
Hiroshima
 is the capital of Hiroshima
Prefecture, and the largest
city in the Chūgoku region of
western Honshū, the larg...
Nagasaki
 is the capital and the largest city of
Nagasaki Prefecture on the island
of Kyūshū in Japan. Nagasaki
began as ...
Yokohama
 is the capital city of Kanagawa
Prefecture and the second
largest city in Japan by
population after Tokyo. It l...
Nagoya
 is the third-largest incorporated
city and the fourth most
populous urban area in Japan.
 Located on the Pacific...
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 ***Name of song artists + the song
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  1. 1. Tokyo Hiroshima Nagasaki Yokohama Nagoya Places to visit...
  2. 2. Tokyo  Tokyo is located on the eastern side of the main island Honshū and includes the Izu Islands and Ogasawara Islands. Tokyo Metropolis was formed in 1943 from the merger of the former Tokyo Prefecture and the city of Tokyo.Tokyo is the capital of Japan, the center of the Greater Tokyo Area, and the largest metropolitan area of Japan. It is the seat of the Japanese government and the Imperial Palace, and the home of the
  3. 3. Hiroshima  is the capital of Hiroshima Prefecture, and the largest city in the Chūgoku region of western Honshū, the largest island of Japan. It became best known as the first city in history to be destroyed by a nuclear weapon when the United States of America dropped an atomic bomb on it at 8:15 A.M. on August 6, 1945, near the end of World War II.  Hiroshima gained municipality status on April 1, 1889. On April 1, 1980, Hiroshima became a designated city. The city's current mayor is
  4. 4. Nagasaki  is the capital and the largest city of Nagasaki Prefecture on the island of Kyūshū in Japan. Nagasaki began as a small fishing village, formerly part of Nishisonogi District. It became a center of Portuguese and others European peoples' influence in the 16th through 19th centuries. Nagasaki was home to a major Imperial Japanese Navy base during the First Sino-Japanese War and Russo-Japanese War.  During World War II, the atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki made Nagasaki the second and, to date, last city in the
  5. 5. Yokohama  is the capital city of Kanagawa Prefecture and the second largest city in Japan by population after Tokyo. It lies on Tokyo Bay, south of Tokyo, in the Kantō region of the main island of Honshū. It is a major commercial hub of the Greater Tokyo Area.  Yokohama's population of 3.6 million makes it Japan's largest incorporated city.  Yokohama developed rapidly as Japan's prominent port city following the end of Japan's relative isolation in the mid-19th century, and is today one of its major ports along with Kobe, Osaka, Nagoya, Hakata, Tokyo, and Chiba.
  6. 6. Nagoya  is the third-largest incorporated city and the fourth most populous urban area in Japan.  Located on the Pacific coast in the Chūbu region on central Honshū, it is the capital of Aichi Prefecture and is one of Japan's major ports along with those of Tokyo, Osaka, Kobe, Yokohama, Chiba, and Moji. It is also the center of Japan's third largest metropolitan region, known as the Chūkyō Metropolitan Area. As of 2000, Chūkyō Metropolitan Area has 8.74 million people, of which 2.17 million live in the city of Nagoya.
  7. 7. Credits...  ***Name of song artists + the song

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