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  • Rent a cellular phone at the Narita...

    If you are in Japan for business or for sightseeing tour and wanted to have a cellphone where you can get in touch with your family, friends or business partner, you can actually sign up for a cell phone at the Narita Airport Terminal 1, 1st Floor, Arrival Lobby.The cell phone booth is there close to where you can rent cars. There are sales...

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  • Visiting another herbal medicines...

    During my official trip to Japan, I had a chance to visit another famous herbal medicines factory (at Tokyo) in addition to the one at Ibaraki Prefecture. Photographs of this visit are at the travelogue section of this VT page, and it is indeed a very good experience for me to be able to witness the high standards of herbal medicines manufacturing...

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  • Herbal medicines factory: friendly &...

    The staff of the herbal medicines factory which we visited are very friendly and courteous, which is typical of the Japanese cuture. They are also well organised, competent, professional and gives a very good impression on the quality of items made in Japan.

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  • Herbal medicines factory: store house

    The store house of the herbal medicines factory is huge, which is not surprising as this factory is one of the biggest in Japan. The herbal raw materials are stored at a temperature of about 15 degrees celsius inside here, where the environmental conditions are monitored very closely.

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  • Herbal medicines factory: museum (2)

    Here is a close-up of one of the interesting items of the museum of the herbal medicines factory, which is a multi-compartment small cabinet for storing raw herbal medicines during the good old days :)

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  • Herbal medicines factory: museum

    There is an impressive museum at the main administrative building of the herbal medicines factory which I visited at Ibaraki which showcases the history of the factory, its various products over the years and how they involved until today. Very educational for me indeed :)

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  • Herbal medicines factory: factory...

    The herbal medicines factory which I visited in Ibaraki is a huge and famous one in Japan. The compound is huge consisting of the manufacturing plant, research laboratories, stores, an administrative building cum museum with a nice fountain display in front (see photograph) and a beautiful herbal garden as well. More photographs are at the...

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  • Herbal medicines factory: herbal garden

    Perhaps the highlight of my visit to the herbal medicine factory at Ibaraki must be the beautiful herbal garden with many common herbs used in traditional Japanese Kampo medicine being grown here. More photographs are at the travelogue section of this VT page.

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  • Herbal medicines factory: Herbs sample...

    This photograph is a close up view of some of the samples of herbs used in traditional Kampo medicine of Japan, stored in the herbs sample room of the factory.

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  • Herbal medicines factory: Herbs sample...

    There is a huge room in the herbal medicines factory where samples of many different kinds of herbals commonly used in traditional Kampo medicines of Japan is stored. Visiting the room is a very interesting experience for me since I work in this area.

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  • Herbal medicines factory: tissue culture...

    This herbal medicines factory which I visited is very advanced and even started a tissue culture project to grow some of their herbs, which will be planted into the soil when they grow older. This is to ensure consistency in the quality of the herbs from generation to generation.

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Ibaraki-ken Hotels

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  • Daiwa Roynet Hotel Tsukuba

    1-5-7 Azuma, Tsukuba, Ibaraki Prefecture, 305-0031, Japan

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Couples

  • Plaza

    2078-1 Semba-Cho, Mito-Shi, Mito, Japan, 310-0851,

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Couples

    Hotel Class 5 out of 5 stars

  • Hotel Wing International Hitachi

    1-5-12 Saiwaicho, Hitachi, Ibaraki Prefecture, 317-0073, Japan

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Families

  • Bells' Inn Tsuchiura

    6-5 Yamatocho, Tsuchiura, Ibaraki Prefecture, 300-0036, Japan

    Good for: Couples

  • Kawasaki Nikko Hotel

    1 Nissin Cho Kawasaki Ku, Koga, 210-0024, jp

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Families

    Hotel Class 4 out of 5 stars

  • Hotel Best Land

    D17-3 Kenkyugakuen, Tsukuba, Ibaraki Prefecture, 305-0817, Japan

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Couples

  • Hotel Terrace The Garden Mito

    1-7 Miyamachi, Mito, Ibaraki Prefecture, 310-0015, Japan

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Business

  • Hotel Hitachi Hills

    1-10-3 Kashimacho, Hitachi, Ibaraki Prefecture, 317-0071, Japan

    Good for: Families

  • Life Inn Tsuchiura Satation East

    1-5-5 Minatomachi, Tsuchiura, Ibaraki Prefecture, 300-0034, Japan

    Good for: Solo

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