Nakayama san is also the Chairman of the Association and a founder of Higashi Sonogi’s Green Tea Tourism movement. He once played in a band and can often be found performing and singing at town events. Through this association it is possible to be hosted by local families and also get to try tea related activities.
Nakayama san and his wife Setsuko are among the hosts and you can enjoy getting to know both of them should you be able to visit them. If you are interested in enjoying a homestay in this beautiful area, you can read more here