So much to soak up in Yamagata

Travel Jul 27, 2003

So much to soak up in Yamagata

by Luke Wainwright

OK, let me put this out there: Yamagata-ken, just like any sensible prefecture in Japan, loves tourists. But you get the feeling that Yamagata Prefecture Tourist Division tries a little harder to promote its treasures. They even occasionally invite journalists up for a spin ...