THE GAMAGORI HOTEL AND ITS DEVELOPMENT OF TOURIST RESORT FOR FOREIGN TOURISTS
Kokusai kanko Hotel
The establishment of Gamagori Hotel in 1934 was supported by the Government to attain foreign currency. Hotels by the Government were 14 in Japan, and called "Kokusai Kanko Hotel". The aim of this paper is to make clear states of Gamagori Hotel and its development of tourist resort for foreign tourist. Gamagori Hotel and its surroundings constructed by Gamagori-cho and Nobushiro Taki during 1930s had been developed under a plan of development of tourist resort. Gamagori Hotel designed by Takashi Kuno, who was a former architect of Japanese Government Railways at that time, was recognized to be an architecture of Railways. Its design was referred to Nara Hotel and Momoyama-Style to reflect interests of foreign tourists.
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