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Authentic Japan – One day itinerary through Ota City, Tokyo
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Authentic Japan – One day itinerary through Ota City, Tokyo

Whether you’re looking for a Tokyo sightseeing area that offers a local cultural experience or a way to pass the time on a long layover at Haneda Airport, Ota City in southeastern Tokyo is the place to visit. Ota City is the largest of Tokyo’s 23 wards. Most tourists have probably ...

The Omori Nori Walk
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The Omori Nori Walk

We will be holding a 10 kilometer walk event to the nori wholesale stores in the Umeyashiki and Omori areas. “Nori” is a type of dried seaweed known and loved throughout Japan as an ingredient in many foods, such as hand-rolled sushi and tsukudani. In recent years, it has been the cen...

Samurai House Yukimura: Modern Convenience with a Traditional Feel
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Samurai House Yukimura: Modern Convenience with a Traditional Feel

Staying in Japan, Your Way More and more people are opening their homes to welcome guests who want to experience what it’s like to live in a Japanese home. Staying at a minpaku—a vacant home you can rent—is an option that offers the best of both worlds: a chance to stay in a ...

Katsu Kaishu Memorial Museum
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Katsu Kaishu Memorial Museum

The Katsu Kaishu Memorial Museum opened near Senzokuike Pond in Ota City in September 2019. Who was Katsu Kaishu? Katsu Kaishu’s life spanned the turbulent years that saw the end of the Edo Era and Japan’s metamorphosis from a feudal society into a modern nation during the Meiji...

Chinese Cuisine - Shinshin Ijaren
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Chinese Cuisine - Shinshin Ijaren

The menu features Chinese and English, as well as photos. Chinese language assistance is always available. English assistance is available at certain times. Enjoy authentic Chinese cuisine. If you say that you saw the Ota City Tourist Information Center website, you can get one drink free of cha...

Gojukken-bana
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Gojukken-bana

Stones were packed over 50 "ken" (approx 90m) underwater to protect the coast from surges in flow during floods. There is also the Muen-dou, built to enshrine those who have been in water accidents. Positioned at the end of the Tama river, there is a complete view of Tokyo Harbor and Ha...

Bikkuri-tei
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Bikkuri-tei

37 years since their opening, Bikkuri-tei has been serving home-made quality steak, appetizers, salad, seafood cuisine, western cuisine, and dessert. A selection of wine is also available.  

Hong Kong Cuisine - Lipstick
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Hong Kong Cuisine - Lipstick

Enjoy some genuine Hong Kong cuisine from the Owner-Chef, Oh, who was the main chef at the Hong Kong Mandarin Oriental Hotel. A selection of over 50 Dim Sum dishes from 550 yen, and 150 high-end dishes, are available here. 1. Every customer gets one dish free of charge. 2. When making ...

Eggcellent
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Eggcellent

The second location of Eggcellent—a store specializing in egg-based cuisine—the first of which is in Roppongi. The hand-made egg tarts are very popular at Haneda Airport. If you are in Domestic Terminal 2 for a business trip or holiday in Japan, even if you're short on time, get l...

Mino Ikegami
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Mino Ikegami

Just a 3-minute walk from Ikegami station, this beautiful and convenient dormitory opened in late 2017. There's free Wi-Fi access throughout the building and it's near a natural hot spring, Ikegami Honmon-ji, and other great spots. This is an area recommended for tourists! Just 4 minutes ...

Rokugo-jinja Shrine Children's Lion Dance
Event - 05 Jun - 06 Jun 2021

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.

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...

Ota Action Day for 2020
Event - Early August

Ota Action Day for 2020

With one year to go until the Tokyo 2020 Olympic & Paralympic Games, Ota City will be holding an event on Sunday August 4th to commemorate the milestone. The annual Kamata Festival (O-Kamata Matsuri) will also be held on the same day so you can expect an entire day of festival around Kamata S...

Vegetable Café Abura-age
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Vegetable Café Abura-age

Diners looking for a healthy meal in the Haneda area will be well-served by stopping in at Vegetable Café Abura-age. The spacious eatery, a short walk from Anamoriinari Station, has a menu that focuses on vegan, macrobiotic cuisine. Farm-fresh vegetables and mostly organic ingredients make...