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Tōhoku is the northeastern region of 's island. Traditionally a poor rural backwater with a harsh climate, today's Tohoku offers the traveller some of the best scenery in Japan.
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is a city in southern Akita prefecture. It was formed in 2005 by the merger of many towns: Chokai, Higashi Yuri, Nishime, Iwaki, Honjo, Yashima, and Yuri.

is the largest city, with around 1 million people, in the region of 's island.

is the prefectural capital of prefecture.

, the capital of prefecture, , is located on Mutsu Bay, at the northern tip of .

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Prefecture is the northernmost prefecture on the island of , .
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Prefecture is in the northeastern region of the main island .

Prefecture is in the northeastern region of the main island .
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Prefecture is in the northeastern region of the main island .
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Prefecture is in the northeastern region of the main island .
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Prefecture is in the northeastern region of the main island .
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is a large national park in the region of , straddling the prefectures of Akita, Aomori and Iwate.

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French: Tōhoku, German: Tōhoku, Italian: Tōhoku, Portuguese: Tohoku, Spanish: Tohoku
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