"Shimonoseki - Yamaguchi Prefecture" Shimonoseki by kiwigal_1
Shimonoseki Travel Guide: 22 reviews and 53 photos
Shimonoseki is located at the southern tip of Honshu in Yamaguchi Prefecture. It is a port city famous for FUGU (Japanese Blowfish).
Kanmon Bridge connects Honshu with Kyushu (Kitakyushu city) over the Kanmon strait which was the scene of a famous battle many years ago.
This picture is taken from another website. To go to this site, which has interesting information regarding the fugu please click the link: Japanese Blowfish
Shimonoseki has no major airport (the closest being in Fukuoka) so you are likely to arrive here by train. Carting heavy... more travel advice
This fish is actually poisonous and every year in Japan someone dies from consuming fugu that has been prepared... more travel advice
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