Shinano Province facts for kids
Shinano Province (信濃国, Shinano no kuni) or Shinshū (信州) is an old province of Japan in the area of Nagano Prefecture on the island of Honshū. Shinano bordered on Echigo, Etchū, Hida, Kai, Kōzuke, Mikawa, Mino, Musashi, Suruga, and Tōtōmi Provinces.
In 713, the road between Mino Province and Shinano Province was widened. There were increasing numbers of travelers on this road.
Shrines and Temples
- Hokusai, A View of Mount Fuji across Lake Suwa, circa 1831
In Spanish: Provincia de Shinano para niños
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