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Yachimun Street

Naha, Okinawa Prefecture
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“lions” (3 reviews)
“pottery” (23 reviews)
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Naha, Okinawa Prefecture
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a great stop just near Kokusai Street. Lots of beautiful pottery both traditional and stylish modern brands.

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Reviewed 17 April 2018

We love ptterys, so it was fun to check around lots of small pottery shops in Naha along thie street. We bought 'Yachimun' plates and cofee cups.

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Reviewed 24 March 2018

It seems like just a side street. You walk up it and it's really quiet. Lots of quaint shops and of course lots of pottery to see. We bought a few pieces for home as well as for gifts. There was a nice place to...More

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Reviewed 7 March 2018 via mobile

Even if you’re not a fan of pottery, this is a must-see place in the heart of Naha City. The ceramics on display are quite impressive and having the ability to watch the craftspeople at work in their studios is truly a unique experience. Take...More

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Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

Location is at the start of the Pottery Museum. A nice relaxing walk along this pebbled street for pottery lovers. Long stretch of interesting shops awaiting you to explore. They make very good souvenirs and workmanship is brilliant as you can expect from Japanese craftsman....More

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Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

We flew to okinawa to look for the ceramic lions siisa that is part of the okinawa culture This is a good stretch to look for souvenirs and you will also pass by the market

1  Thank SonnyAng
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Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

Not as exciting or packed with pottery shops as you would think. Just a quaint street with a few shops scattered here and there that leads to heiwadori shopping avenue. The most interesting part of the street to me would be that the ground was...More

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Reviewed 1 May 2017

Yachimun Street is promoted as a good place to buy Okinawa pottery items. It’s a narrow road with small shops on both sides as well as on side streets off the main one. The shops sell everyday pottery, such as plates and bowls, and various...More

1  Thank Ms_Yokohama2014
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Reviewed 29 December 2016

Prepare to have your mind blown, very busy street. With lots and lots of vendors selling all kinds of things. It is a bit overwhelming.

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Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

If your kids are old enough & appreciate art, this is a good place to send kids for a pottery lesson.

Thank LoChin73
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