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Hi, I'm Junichi, a Japanese business owner, based in Takayama. My hometown is Ogaki, Gifu prefecture, not too far from Takayama. After working in Africa for 10 years as development aid worker, I moved to this small but lovely town, Takayama in 2015 with my family.
We opened a Thai restaurant on the ground floor of our house. My wife "PUY" is Thai and she cooks great Thai food. Currently we are the only one Thai restaurant in Takayama!
We also run a guest house in the same building, just 2 minutess walk from Takayama Station.
I am also a government-licensed English tour guide, and sometimes conduct local guided tours nearby Takayama, Shirakawago heritage village, or other spots. Guiding can be done in English, French or Thai.
4 Organized Activities
Visit the hidden gem HIKARU museum in Takayama
Visit HIKARU museum in the suburbs of Takayama. It is located far from the town center, and is almost...
Experience Zen: Spiritual and meditating moments in Takayama
Visit the inspiring Hie-Shrine quietly in the outskirts of Takayama to learn the basics of Shinto. Vi...
Enjoy Japanese traditional cultural experiences in Takayama
Experience tea ceremony in a tea house, and visit a festival museum in the outskirts of Takayama. As...
Enjoy Takayama's nature:13 waterfalls, flower park and onsen
Visit the waterfall site near Takayama, designated as one of the most beautiful natural scenery place...