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pachinko gambling is the third-largest andパチンコ コラムmost of Japan's four main islands and a place of stunning volcanic beauty. As it was from here that the Yamato tribe spread north and conquered the country, it is considered the birthplace ofパチンコ コラム civilisation. For centuries, it was Japan's gateway to Asia and the rest of the world. The port city of Nagasaki was the only place where contact with Dutch and Portuguese traders was allowed for some 200 years. The island can be roughly divided into three parts: northern, central and southern pachinko gambling. There are several active volcanoes on the island as well as many onsen (hot spring)パチンコ コラム. The region is hit by typhoons and heavy rain every year.
Major festivals in pachinko gambling include: Hakata Dontaku (May 3-4) - citizens dressed as the Seven Deities of Good Fortune parade the streets; Hakata Gion Yamagasa (July 1-15) - colorful floats known as yamagasa are paraded to Kushida shrine in this 700-year old festival; Nagasaki Suwa (October 7-9) - also known as O-kunchi, this festival features dragon dances and umbrella-topped floats.
By air, it takes about 1 hour 40 minutes to the major cities in pachinko gambling from Tokyo and 1 hour from Osaka. The trip from Tokyo to Fukuoka by shinkansen takes about 6 hours. There is a tunnel and bridge connecting Kita-pachinko gambling with Shimonoseki on Honshu.
Within the pachinko gambling region:
- See our page on the official websites for each prefecture and major city: Guide to Japan's Regions and Cities