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Experience all of Japanese culture and Japanese food experience classes "origami, udon, Japanese food, green tea, calligraphy" in 4 hours

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1. At 10:30 am, gather at the central exit of JR Omori Station. Look for someone who has a bag with the logo "homecoming TAKA". 8 minutes walk to my home. Along the way, pass by the side of the shrine and walk in the quiet residential area.
2. Once you arrive at my home, I will explain today's program. Origami → Japanese noodle making → Japanese food making (sushi, dumplings etc) → Matcha → Souvenir calligraphy colored paper
3. First, origami. Fold the paper crane.
4. Udon noodles then. Enjoy the process from material to completion. Everybody steps on the material.
5. Create sushi and dumpling together as the main menu for lunch. As the experience of Japanese cuisine, it will be the main of today. In addition, my wife takes on some Japanese small dishes.
6. Enjoy conversation and enjoy lunch slowly. All materials are from Japan. Drink too. Beer, sake, shochu and soft drinks are free. Everyone drinks, eats and drinks!
7. After meals, make matcha together. Taste Matcha with local Japanese sweets.
8. Finally, Keiko will write the visitor's name in calligraphy on colored paper and bring it back as a souvenir.
9. It is a lonely time zone. We couples are teary. We look forward to seeing you again at JR Omori Station for the next reunion.


Duration: 4 hours

Location: homecoming TAKA,Tokyo, __2__34-20________________________________________________________________________________, Ota 143-0023 Tokyo Prefecture

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We really had a great time with Taka-San and Keiko-San. We tried origami, learnt how to make udon, tempura and sushi! Then we talked together while eating, before trying our first tea ceremony. Finally we tried to write our name in Japanese, and said goodbye....More

Date of experience: July 2019
1  Thank Erik0001
Culture37842037520, Owner at homecoming TAKA,Tokyo, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for the helpful review. We also could study about Switzerland. Let's be a good friend forever! Best regards, Taka & Keiko

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Taka-san and Keiko-san are so welcoming and generous in their knowledge and hospitality. Within the four hours at their home, I learnt so much about Japan, made (and ate) some delicious food, and had an experience I will never forget. Was the highlight of my...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Culture37842037520, Owner at homecoming TAKA,Tokyo, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Tim-san visited from an Australian town I visited twice. It was very nostalgic. I hope that in the future, in the film world, his dream will come true. Best regards, Taka & Keiko

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We like to have a personal experience when we travel, hoping to have a home visit to better understand culture. Taka-san and his wife Keiko-san create the MOST wonderful experience, combining lessons in cultural traditions like origami and the tea ceremony with actual cooking lessons...More

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Culture37842037520, Owner at homecoming TAKA,Tokyo, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We have very useful reviews for guests who will be visiting. Thank you very much. Yesterday, I and Keiko had a great time with you. 4 hours are too short for us. We look forward to seeing you again in San Francisco or Tokyo in...More

Reviewed 12 July 2019 via mobile

If you are planning on doing a cooking class look no further. I can not recommend this activity enough. Taka and his lovely wife Keiko were so hospitable and welcoming. We covered so much within the 4 hours and I left enriched with knowledge not...More

Date of experience: July 2019
1  Thank francescaelliott3
Culture37842037520, Owner at homecoming TAKA,Tokyo, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2019

Francesca -san, Thank you for visiting my home. After you left, I and Keiko became very lonely. You are really like our daughter! As a member of Team TAKA, thank you for your continued relationship. Best regards, Taka & Keiko

Reviewed 2 July 2019

We have attend a cooking class with Taka and his wife Keiko. They are super lovely and welcoming people. If was a honour for us that we could attend the cooking class in their house. In a nutshell: It is a must have when you...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Culture37842037520, Owner at homecoming TAKA,Tokyo, responded to this reviewResponded 4 July 2019

Max-san, Max-san, You are the first visitors from Europe for us. Thank you for studying European culture in various ways. For us, it was a very enjoyable time. You are already a member of Team TAKA. Thank you very much. Taka

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Sorry for my late reply. I will open on Monday 12 August. I`m waiting for your reservation. Best regards, Taka
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