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Make Okinawa soba and Learn Sanshin at Local Home in Okinawa

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Experience life at a local home in Okinawa! The family's grandma and grandpa will teach you how to play the sanshin, a traditional Okinawan musical instrument. Then learn to make delicious Okinawasoba and sata andagi, an Okinawan doughnut!

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  • Spend the entire day at a local home in Okinawa.
  • The family's grandpa and grandma will teach you how to play the sanshin, a traditional Okinawan musical instrument.
  • Prepare and enjoy feasting on Okinawasoba, a specialty soba of Okinawa.
  • Finish your appetite by creating and eating sata andagi, an Okinawan doughnut for dessert.
  • Relax and spend time on the porch or arbor with a scenic view of the ocean.

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Kenken-Bunkou, a primary school in Motobu.


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What you need to bring

An appetite and paper and pen if you want to write down the recipes!


Meet your host :
Kouichi
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  • 日本語 (Fluent)

Hello my name is Kouichi, and I live in Okinawa. I will show you magnificent places in Okinawa that normal bus tours and travelers cannot provide for an unforgettable experience! I will introduce you to the locals of Okinawa too, and you will definitely have the most memorable stay.
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