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Ontayakino Sato

Sarayama, Motoemachi, Hita 877-1121, Oita Prefecture
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Beautiful pottery

I loved walking through this small town, seeing the way they make pottery and going into the shops... read more

Reviewed March 21, 2018
Natalie C
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Atlanta, Georgia
unfriendly kiln

I visited this place buy my stay was rather short as people there were not visitor friendly. You go... read more

Reviewed November 27, 2017
niwatori811
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Yokohama, Japan
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good31%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
Mar 21, 2018
“Beautiful pottery”
Nov 27, 2017
“unfriendly kiln”
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Sarayama, Motoemachi, Hita 877-1121, Oita Prefecture
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Reviewed March 21, 2018

I loved walking through this small town, seeing the way they make pottery and going into the shops was very enjoyable. There is a small museum at one end of the town that gives a nice history of the town and explanation of how they...More

Thank Natalie C
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Reviewed November 27, 2017

I visited this place buy my stay was rather short as people there were not visitor friendly. You go into one of the shops there and very often you will find nobody will take care of you.

Thank niwatori811
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Reviewed April 13, 2016 via mobile

Worth a special trip. This picturesque village is dedicated to creating wonderful craft pottery using medieval techniques. Watch how they prepare the clay by pulverizing it with water powered hammers.

3  Thank PvcM
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