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Trip to Yamagata

Yamagata Tourist Information App “Free Wi-Fi YAMAGATA”

Collaborated with private companies, Yamagata Prefecture has released mobile app “Free Wi-Fi YAMAGATA”
in order to assist both domestic and international visitors
with smooth sightseeing around Yamagata;
now the service is available in Zao Hot Springs area.

The features of the app are as follows:

・Easy and free to use for everyone. (regardless of nationality and also available to domestic visitors)
・The app searches and connects to the registered Wi-Fi spot automatically even without entering the password; then you can surf the Internet free. (You don’t have to check the Wi-Fi setting every time you move to another Wi-Fi spot)
・Interlocked with tourist information site “TRIP YAMAGATA JAPAN,” which can be browsed in multi-language (Japanese, English, Korean, Traditional Chinese, and Simplified Chinese), this app enables you to get tourist information and coupons available around the current location.

[Coupon examples]
・Free one cup of coffee
・Discount on admission to hot springs, etc.

Visit the URL below for further details including how to use:

Japanese and English
http://www.archive.gr.jp/wifi/pdf/wifi_help.pdf

Chinese (Simplified Chinese)
http://www.archive.gr.jp/wifi/pdf/wifi_help_cn.pdf

Taiwanese (Traditional Chinese)
http://www.archive.gr.jp/wifi/pdf/wifi_help_tw.pdf

Korean (Hangeul)
http://www.archive.gr.jp/wifi/pdf/wifi_help_ko.pdf

We are planning to expand its service area gradually to all major tourist spots in the prefecture.
Try this app and enjoy your sightseeing in Yamagata.

Information on the Yamagata Prefecture’s approach to inbound tourism is available on Facebook;
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https://www.facebook.com/Visit-Yamagata-939134322889611

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