Hirosaki


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Hirosaki

(hērō`säkē), city (1990 pop. 174,704), Aomori prefecture, N Honshu, Japan. A commercial center, it has industries that produce silk and lacquer ware. It is a former castle town and has 17th-century ruins.

Hirosaki

 

a city in Japan, in Aomori Prefecture; situated on the northern part of the island of Honshu. Population, 163,400 (1974). Hirosaki is a transportation junction. A center of the woodworking and timber chemistry industries, it also has enterprises of the food-processing industry. Handcrafted tsugaru-nuri lacquer ware is produced. A university is located in the city.

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The non-busy vibe, familiarity of the staff and little side trips to the castle town of Hirosaki or the fishing village of Ajigasawa, snow monsters of Hakkoda or the 4000-year-old Unesco Shirakami birch forest, are all a welcome respite from urban chaos.
At this time of integration, the business received in June 1995 an unexpected fax with a request for hosting a summer intern, a Romanian student from Hirosaki University (the author of this paper) who was interested to observe behavioral patterns of Japanese tourists for a scientific research in tourism anthropology, while offering to support hotel operations during his tenure with the hotel.
The 44-year-old employee at the Kamisukisawa Apple Orchard in the city of Hirosaki, Japan, was surprised when he had a bear encounter in the afternoon of July 11, according to a report by Livedoor News via SoraNews24.
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(1) Department of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Hirosaki University Graduate School of Medicine, 5 Zaifu-cho, Hirosaki, Aomori 036-8562, Japan
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