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路面電車 / Street Car

路面電車 / Street Car

(広島市)中区紙屋町交差点 / Kamiyacho Intersection, Naka-ku, Hiroshima


An electric railroad company “Hiroden” (short for “Hiroshima Dentetsu”) creates various kinds of street cars. This one is the 2013 model called PICCOLA. Hiroshima has the largest number of street cars in Japan. This transportation system has contributed to the civic life and sightseeing around the city.

*more about  Hiroden Streetcar

*photo by Ichiro Sorao