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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 4 weeks ago
Natalie C
,
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 28 November 2017
niwatori811
,
Yokohama, Japan
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good32%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
4 weeks ago
“Beautiful pottery”
27 Nov 2017
“unfriendly kiln”
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Sarayama, Motoemachi, Hita 877-1121, Oita Prefecture
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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 28 November 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 14 April 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.

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