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In Shiga Prefecture, there is a thriving fishing industry on Lake Biwa, the largest freshwater lake in Japan, where sweetfish, trout, and shijimi clam are caught. It is also famous for Shigaraki ware and Koga style ninjutsu. Otsu City has many large temples, scenic and historic places such as the world heritage site, Hieizan Enryakuji Temple. Visitors can also see the beautiful lakeshore and mountains by taking a cruise on Lake Biwa. Omigyu is one of the three most famous beef brands in Japan.