Kumamoto Prefecture is located in the center of Kyushu on the East China Sea. There is also the Amakusa Islands. The prefectural capital is Kumamoto City. The fish in the county is kuruma shrimp.
Specialties include citrus fruits banpeiyu, dekopon, and natsumikan. There are also some interesting things you might not have thought of, such as Frikake's "Gohanno-tomo" and Avec Ramen.
Kumamoto Castle, Mt. Aso, and the Amakusa Islands are among the tourist attractions in Kumamoto. In addition, the recently popular tourist character "Kumamon" is very popular.