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Tonbaibei in the Back Street

Arita-cho, Nishimatsura-gun 844-0001, Saga Prefecture
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Back street quietness

The houses give a good impression of rural Japan. At some parts even of rural parts in previous... read more

Reviewed 20 February 2017
journey4one
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Frankfurt, Germany
Tombai Secrets

Old walls built to hide their secret ceramic processes. I believe the walk to the wall through old... read more

Reviewed 2 December 2016
roy890
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Queensland, Australia
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  • Excellent13%
  • Very good40%
  • Average47%
  • Poor0%
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20 Feb 2017
“Back street quietness”
2 Dec 2016
“Tombai Secrets”
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Arita-cho, Nishimatsura-gun 844-0001, Saga Prefecture
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Reviewed 20 February 2017

The houses give a good impression of rural Japan. At some parts even of rural parts in previous days. Good for a stroll.

Thank journey4one
Reviewed 2 December 2016

Old walls built to hide their secret ceramic processes. I believe the walk to the wall through old historic buildings is more interesting than the actual walls.

Thank roy890
Reviewed 18 January 2011

You can see these unique walls all over the back streets of Arita. Tombai-walls have been built from the remnants of old kilns, tools used in the porcelain making process, and fragments of old porcelain. The burned square bricks used to build the inner walls...More

2  Thank aritaCIR
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