Nara (2 posts found)
Nara Prefecture is located in Honshu Midwest, the southern part in the Kinki region.
In the old days was a region that has been referred to as the “Yamato”. Prefectural capital Nara City.
Except for the basin of the northwest, it is dominated by steep mountains. Narrowness of the area is the eighth in the nation, the narrowest in 8 Prefecture inland (However, it is about twice the minimum of Kagawa Prefecture).