Shiga is located at the center of Japan. It has the largest lake (Lake Biwa) in Japan. Shiga Prefecture is a transportation hub for most of the Kansai region such as Hyogo, Osaka and Kyoto. With a mild climate on October (15 - 20 degreeC), Makino is very rich in natural beauties of mountains, an avenue of redwoods and lake.
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