Tottori's golden sandbox and fog-shrouded mountains

Travel Jan 17, 2015

Tottori's golden sandbox and fog-shrouded mountains

by Davey Young

The region north of the Chugoku mountains in western Honshu is known as San'in — "the shadow of the mountain." In Tottori Prefecture, these craggy mountains give way to stretches of fertile farmland that butt up against the icy Sea of Japan. The erratic ...