Yoichi Lee

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Thirsty? This ryokan's faucets run with mandarin juice

Business Jul 28, 2016

Thirsty? This ryokan's faucets run with mandarin juice

Takashi Oyabu is the president of a company in Matsuyama, Ehime Prefecture, that operates tourist infrastructure with a difference. Its portfolio includes ryokan (traditional inns), restaurants and shops that sell high-end, locally made items such as towels and ceramics. In the lobby of Dogo Yaya, a ...