Yoko­hama tourist board re­wards "yukata" wear­ers

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cam­paign is un­der­way in Yoko­hama to re­ward peo­ple wear­ing "yukata", the tra­di­tional Ja­panese sum­mer cloth­ing. The Yoko­hama Con­ven­tion & Visi­tors Bureau (YCVB) will of­fer shop­ping

A dis­counts and free gifts to peo­ple spot­ted wear­ing yukata, as part of its ef­forts to pro­mote the city's her­itage.

An event was also held re­cently in the city to teach over­seas visi­tors how to wear the yukata.

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