Overview

Oamishirasato (大網白里市; Ooamishirasato-shi) is a city on the east coast of Chiba Prefecture. It is bordered by Togane, Kujukuri, and Mobara in Block 6, as well as Midori-ku of Chiba City (Block 1) and Shirako (Block 7, no JETs)

Festivals, Events, Tourist Spots


Shirasato Chuo Beach (白里中央)
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Minami-imai-izumi, Oamishirasato City 大網白里市南今泉 Google maps
Open July 1-August 31, 2015
Minami-shitengi Beach (南四天木)


Closed due to decrease in visitors
Fireworks

8/8 (Sat) 2015
Oamishirasato City (Shirasato main beach area 白里中央海水浴場), 19:30-20:30 (2,500 fireworks) Google maps


Restaurants


Name
Genre
Address (JP)
Address (ENG)
Access
Hours
Website
Notes








Thailand (タイランド)
Thai food
千葉市中央区富士見2-22-18 ベストプランニングビルB1F
B1F Best Planning Bldg. 2-22-18 Fujimi, Chuo-ku
8 min walk from Chiba Station East exit, near Chiba Chuo.
Lunch 11-15:00
Dinner 17:00-23:00
http://tabelog.com/chiba/A1201/A120101/12007202/
Thai food! Menu has pictures!

Daily Life Resources


Shopping/Supermarkets

Name
Hours
Address (JP)
Address (ENG)
Access
Notes
PARCO (パルコ)
10-20:30
〒260-0013
千葉市中央区中央2-2-2
2-2-2 Chuo, Chuo-ku, Chiba-shi
Right across from monorail Yoshikawa-koen, 15 min walk from Chiba Station or take the bus from Chiba Station (boarding spot #16). Parking is available.
Parco has tons of shops and restaurants!

Government Offices

Name
Hours
Address (JP)
Address (ENG)
Access
Notes
Chiba Prefectural Office (県庁 kencho)
8:30-17:00
千葉市中央区市場町1-1
1-1 Ichiba-cho, Chuo-ku
10 min walk from JR Honchiba Station, right next to monorail Kenchomae Station
There are two buildings, the Honchousha (本庁舎) and the Nakachousha (中庁舎) that connect on 1F and 5F.
Chiba Central Police Station (中央警察署 chuo keisatsu-sho)

千葉市中央区中央港1-13-1
1-13-1 Chuo-kou, Chuo-ku
5 min walk from Chiba Minato Station (JR Keiyo, monorail)
You can update your driver's license information here.

Medical


Name
Hours
Address (JP)
Address (ENG)
Access
Notes
Chiba University Hospital (千葉大学病院)




Serious illnesses. Need referral letter and previous doctor must make appointment.













Car Stuff and Places to Park


Transportation

  • JR Oami (大網駅) is accessible by the JR Sotobo line (外房線) that goes from Chiba City south around the east coast of Chiba Prefecture down to Kamogawa (安房鴨川駅, Awa-kamogawa).

  • Buses: No idea.

Local Tips and Tricks/Misc.



External Links