Newsletter 009 Column Tottori prefecture English

The most famous place in Tottori prefecture is Tottori sand dunes.
Unfortunately, the day when I visited there was a typhoon. I was looking forward to seeing a camel, but I could not meet him.

There is a museum of sand near the sand dunes.
The sculpture made by solidifying the sand is very beautiful.

In Tottori, you can see trains of Conan and Kitaro, Japanese comic character, because the author is from Tottori. 


Sakaiminato city is full of Kitaro.
Kitaro is best known for its popularization of the folklore creatures known as yōkai, a class of spirit-monster to which all of the main characters belong in Japan.


In Matsuzaki, There is the theme of the garden owned by the Chinese emperor. I recommended because I felt like I really came to China.



Tottori Prefecture is a prefecture that is not so noticeable in Japan.
But there are lots of interesting spots.