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Exploring Ota: Walk with Hanepyon Vol.3 (Basketball Edition)

Exploring Ota: Walk with Hanepyon Vol.3 (Basketball Edition)

Ota City's official PR character, Hanepyon, has released a new video introducing the city’s charms. Walk with Hanepyon while visiting tourist spots and shopping streets in order to deepen understanding with the local people. In this third installment, we introduce the charm of Ota Ci...

Healthy Chinese Restaurant Seika
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Healthy Chinese Restaurant Seika

A long-established taste that has been around for over 20 years! We are always improving our service to customers and continue to preserve the authentic taste that meets the tastes of Japanese people. Of course, the food is reasonably priced and come with large portions! The taste is also very..

Seiren Luz Omori
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Seiren Luz Omori

There are 9 private rooms that accommodate up to 80 people! Our healthy Chinese food is made without chemical seasonings! The food is reasonably priced and served in a large portion size! Enjoy a dessert service everyday from 17:00.

Toyoko INN Kamata No.1
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Toyoko INN Kamata No.1

Japan's biggest business hotel chain. Wi-Fi and free breakfast available. 18 minutes to Ginza and Yokohama. 40 minutes to Shibuya, Shinjuku, or Ueno.

Tokyo International Music Festival 2021
Event - Early September

Tokyo International Music Festival 2021

---------------------------------------- Following the extension of Japan's State of Emergency (due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic) and in coordination with the event organizers, it has been decided to cancel Tokyo International Music Festival 2021 this autumn. The event was scheduled to..

Hotel Relief Premium Haneda
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Hotel Relief Premium Haneda

The "clean eating" breakfast focused on natural foods is popular. Fully equipped with free Wi-Fi and tablets in 6 languages. Free shuttle buses available (please reserve in advance when you check-in).

Exploring Ota: Hanepyon Walk Vol.2 (Gyoza Edition)
Food & Drink

Exploring Ota: Hanepyon Walk Vol.2 (Gyoza Edition)

Ota City's official PR character, Hanepyon, has released a new video introducing the charm of the city. Walk with Hanepyon while visiting tourist spots and shopping streets in the city to deepen understanding with the local people. In this second installment, Hanepyon teaches us about the ...

Hanepyon Manhole Covers Launch in Ota City
Art & Culture

Hanepyon Manhole Covers Launch in Ota City

In collaboration with the Tokyo Metropolitan Government, Ota City has installed manhole covers in three locations: Rokugo, Kamata, and Omori. These have been designed with the official Ota City PR character, Hanepyon, which was created to commemorate the 70th anniversary of the Ota City administr...

Rokugo-jinja Shrine Children's Lion Dance
Event - Early June

Rokugo-jinja Shrine Children's Lion Dance

A trio of children perform a Japanese lion dance to the music of flute and sasara (Japanese percussion instrument). This folk art dance, said to repel the evil spirits with the lion's energy, has been passed down over generations.

Voga Corte Chidoricho
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Voga Corte Chidoricho

7,000-20,000 yen per night (tax and service charge included) * Varies depending on room type and time of year. This residential hotel has a kitchen, desk, and sitting space. 3 minutes walk from Chidoricho Station, 4 minutes walk from Shimomaruko Station. It is located in a quiet residential area..

Shunsho-no-Hibiki: A Spring Evening Concert of Traditional Japanese Music
Event - Mid-May

Shunsho-no-Hibiki: A Spring Evening Concert of Traditional Japanese Music

The Shunsho-no-Hibiki Concert was started in 1995 in order to commemorate the completion of the Iketsukihashi Bridge, a triple-arched bridge built on the west bank of Senzokuike Pond, and featured a performance from the great fue master Sanzaemon Takara, a Living National Treasure. Musicians playing..

We Know Quick Language Training & Information
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We Know Quick Language Training & Information

For those requiring information regarding Japanese communication and living and traveling in Japan, English/Japanese bilingual advisers living in Japan long-term provide support through Skype. *For more information check out the Facebook page: We Know Japan. Campaign: Free 25 minute Skype session..

Heiwajima Boat Races
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Heiwajima Boat Races

Spice up your time in Tokyo with a day at the races. The boat races, that is. Ota City is home to one of Japan’s few boat racing stadiums, where groups of six boats at a time compete in a watery arena in a sport not unlike horse racing. The races in Ota City take place in a saltwater canal track,..

Ota City Itinerary for Foodies
Itineraries

Ota City Itinerary for Foodies

Japan is a paradise for food lovers, with an emphasis on high-quality ingredients and a dedication to both its washoku heritage and culinary innovation. Every region and even individual towns boast specialty products or foods that differ from anywhere else in the nation. Tokyo itself ma...