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Showamura exterior

Showamura, Gunma

Showamura, or Showa Village, stretches along the Akagi Mountains and is known for being one of Japan's major producers of konnyaku, as well as its local highland vegetables and rich nature. People enjoy fishing for ayu (sweetfish) along the Tone and Katashina Rivers while enjoying panoramic views of the Joshinetsu Mountains.