Cultural Experiences

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Japanese Manner and Etiquette Lessons ( Free )

Useful lessons on Japanese manners.

Theme 1: How to use chopsticks – Learn how to hold and use chopsticks, as well as basic Japanese table manners.
Theme 2: Public bath etiquette – Ota-ku has many sento, or public bathhouses. Learn sento etiquette and manners from a video and learn how to enjoy sento to the fullest. Map […]

Simple Japanese Lessons ( Free )

Learn useful Japanese phrases during your stay in Japan while having fun!

Original pictures and phrase booklet is provided.

Theme 1: Shopping: How to ask the price, how to use items and products, how to cook, expiration date and more.
Theme 2: General Communication:  Simple Japanese words for delicious, fun, cute and so forth to express your feelings.

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Japanese Traditional Games ( Free )

Experience Japanese traditional games. Fun for all ages, including small children.

Ayatori (String figure): A Japanese traditional play where you manipulate sting on and around the fingers and wrist to form a design.
Kendama: Kendama is a Japanese traditional toy with ball and string that has gained international popularity resulting in international kendama competitions.
Otedama (Beanbag juggling): Some […]

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Japanese Accessory Making ( Free )

You can make a small accessory using Japanese traditional paper.

Enjoy the transformation of a piece of beautifully patterned paper.***Besides Japanese language, English, Chinese and Korean are also available.

Origami Workshop ( Free )

Origami workshop is available 9 AM to 9 PM  everyday without a reservation ahead of time.

This workshop is available with Japanese , English, Chinese, Korean upon request.