Ehime-ken Local Customs

  • Local Customs
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  • Local Customs
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    Ehime F.C Soccer Bus
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Ehime-ken Local Customs

  • Imo Taki

    In early autumn Imo-taki is something held all over Ehime Prefecture. “Imo-taki” is a kind of Japanese pot-au-feu with “satoimo” (Japanese taro), deep fried bean curd, mushroom, chicken and other ingredients. Locals gather on the riverbank and eat “Imo-taki” around a large iron pot while viewing the moon.It isn't something I've seen elsewhere in...

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  • Local Dialect 伊予弁

    Ehime has its own dialect, Iyo-ben which differs somewhat from the Japanese spoken in the greater Tokyo region, although very much resembles the dialect used in the Hiroshima area.There are lots of examples I could give, but for example in standard Japanese, wakaranai (I don't understand) would become wakaran in Iyo-ben. The past form wakaranakatta...

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  • Mikan

    Throughout Japan Ehime is well known for its Mikan, or mandarin orange. Definitely try one if you get the chance, and you'll also notice the various types of sweets sold as souvenirs, with mikan themes as well.The prefecture's sporting teams all play in orange as well.Here's the Ehime F.C's bus!

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  • This is a classic kabuki house...

    This is a classic kabuki house in Uchiko town near Dougo. The town itself is very old-fashioned. There many houses of white walls.

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Ehime-ken Hotels

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  • Ana Hotel Matsuyama

    The ANA hotel is said by the locals to be the best in town. The room itself was fairly much what...

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  • Imabari Kokusai Hotel

    The Imabari Kokusai Hotel is celebrating its 10th Anniversay this year (2006) and deserves the...

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  • Clement Uwajima Hotel

    10 1 Nishikimachi, Uwajima, Japan, 798 0034, JP

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Business

  • Saijo Urban Hotel

    800-3 Omachi, Saijo, Ehime Prefecture, 793-0030, Japan

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Couples

  • Rihga Royal Hotel Niihama

    6-9 Maeda-cho, Niihama, Ehime Prefecture, 792-0007, Japan

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Couples

  • Hotel Tsubakikan

    This is a ryokan hotel, which retains elements of traditional Japanese accommodation, such as...

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  • Sunrise Itoyama

    Sunabacho, Imabari, Ehime Prefecture, 794-0001, Japan

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Couples

  • Uwajima Terninal Hotel

    3-22 Tenjinmachi, Uwajima, Ehime Prefecture, 798-0036, Japan

    Good for: Business

  • Route Inn Saijo

    191-1 Sinden Kita Shinden, Saijo, Ehime Prefecture, 793-0028, Japan

    Satisfaction: Terrible

    Good for: Couples

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