日本での一年間

March 29, 2009

Toyooka town – Town of Bags

Filed under: Domestic, Trips — myyearinjapan @ 11:51 pm

In between Tottori and Kobe, I passed by this place, Toyooka town. And on the train platform they had this sign, which says roughly “Bag Town Toyooka.” Right there on the station platform, they had a vending machine selling there wares, bags for about 1000 Yen each. Here’s the city’s official website in English. Ad here’s the industries sections of the website, which has a small section on their bag industry.

Town of Bags - Toyooka

Town of Bags - Toyooka

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  1. […] forest fires, the water system mascot sign (at the bottom of the page in the link), and this sign proclaiming Toyooka to be a town of bags. Here’s some more fun signs! This sign says Kids House No. 110. Its a government program to […]

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