Gifu is struggling with the flow of foreign tourists

Gifu, which is a city located at 168 miles west from Tokyo, is struggling the flow of foreign tourists. "Where you from?" One of guides of Gifu park, which is a sightseeing spot, was asking them broken English. There are only 5 people who speak English among the 50 guides. 

Also, There are no sign written in English in the park.

Although the bureau of city has set free wifi service in some spots and opened the homepages in English, they have yet to decide which kind of tourists they should target on.

 f:id:Kado8:20170719180638j:image no sign other than in Japanese 

 

source: The Gifu newspaper

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