KOBE, Japan -- A picturesque vacation getaway in the western Japanese city of Kobe has been named the site of a planned smart city as the pandemic stirs interest in country living.
Mount Rokko is popular with wealthier residents of the greater Osaka region and was once home to hundreds of corporate recreational facilities. But many such buildings were abandoned after Japan's bubble economy burst.
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