A Kobe neighborhood densely populated with Korean residents is now touting itself as the “town of kimchi,” having created brochures that have proved more popular than expected.

The city’s Nagata Ward published 1,000 brochures in November detailing its Korean-related history and mapping the locations of local kimchi shops and eateries.

In a time of both misinformation and too much information, quality journalism is more crucial than ever.
By subscribing, you can help us get the story right.