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Old Shizutani School

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Stunning architecture in serenity

After the April crowds in Kyoto, it was a breath of fresh air to visit beautifully maintained... read more

Reviewed 19 April 2018
mandyosh
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Terrigal, Australia
Well worth a stop

On our way from Hattoji international villa to Okayama, we stopped here. Very interesting and quiet... read more

Reviewed 6 May 2017
RubyII2015
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18 Apr 2018
“Stunning architecture in serenity”
5 May 2017
“Well worth a stop”
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784 Shizutani, Bizen 705-0036, Okayama Prefecture
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Reviewed 19 April 2018

After the April crowds in Kyoto, it was a breath of fresh air to visit beautifully maintained Shizutani school with few other visitors. The gate keeper was friendly and provided an English pamphlet with detailed information. The Bizen pottery roof tiles, curved stone wall and...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank mandyosh
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

On our way from Hattoji international villa to Okayama, we stopped here. Very interesting and quiet spot - would be lovely to take a picnic and on a sunny day.

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed 16 April 2017

I was expecting a short visit to see a curiosity, but instead got drawn into the past at Shizutani School. The volunteer guide was not only knowledgeable, but also amusing, sharing stories and explaining things so that it was easy to imagine life hundreds of...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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