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Interesting historical shipping agent's residence

This was a fascinating smaller residence with very friendly 'volunteer' staff. One of them took me... read more

Reviewed October 30, 2018
TassieTripping
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Hobart, Australia
Kagaya home in "Oshin"

I really enjoyed visiting this home again because it was used as a set for "Oshin", one of my all... read more

Reviewed April 27, 2016
James H
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Honolulu, Hawaii
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Oct 30, 2018
“Interesting historical shipping agent's residence”
Apr 27, 2016
“Kagaya home in "Oshin"”
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1-14-20, Nakamachi, Sakata 998-0044, Yamagata Prefecture
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Reviewed October 30, 2018

This was a fascinating smaller residence with very friendly 'volunteer' staff. One of them took me outside to show me the cedar bark roof which was covered in stones - one of the very few buildings left with this type of roof. There reconstructions of...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed April 27, 2016 via mobile

I really enjoyed visiting this home again because it was used as a set for "Oshin", one of my all time favorite Japanese movie. This is a "must see" for all who watched "Oshin" in the 80's with worldwide showing that can still be watched...More

Date of experience: April 2016
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