5 Famous Spots for Hanami in Nagoya

In Nagoya, you can find several beautiful places where it would be perfect to celebrate the Hanami season. I will introduce some of those famous spots. Nagoya Castle Nagoya Castle or also known as Nagoya Jou is one of the most popular places for Hanami. Many varieties of cherry trees are planted around the park…

A Journey in The Nagoya Public Aquarium

Author’s photo The port of Nagoya Public Aquarium has a wide collection of aquatic species including fishes, whales, dolphins, turtles etc. Every day, there are various shows scheduled for the pleasure of our eyes where the heroes of these shows are our favorite aquatic animals. It is a place where we could spend a singular…

The Great Buddha of Toganji temple, Nagoya

Off the beaten path Even though, many tourists visit Nagoya every day, the quietest place I have seen there is the Toganji temple which has a great Buddha statue peaking up through the greenery around. I think most people miss this place or it may not be included in their travel schedule. This temple is…

Day trip to the Zoo and Botanical gardens of Nagoya

Nagoya zoo and the botanical gardens are situated at Higashiyama. It is called the Hiashiyama park as a whole which consists of the zoo, botanical garden, an amusement area with a sky tower, monorails etc., and a children’s zoo. There are hundreds of species of animals and plants inside this park. The entry pass costs…

Weekend Escape, Nagoya Port and Surroundings

For those who live or stay in Nagoya, and feel bored travelling around the city on the weekends, I have a good place you can visit which is not too far. In other words, you can reach it by subway. The place is Nagoya port. It may sound like it’s far, Nagoya port only has…

4 Halal Restaurants in Nagoya, Japan

The number of Muslims in Japan is increasing every year whether they are tourists or students that are staying in Japan. As we all know, Muslims only eat halal food. With this concern, there are now a few restaurants that offer halal food here, in Nagoya. I will introduce several restaurants that I know. 1.…

Enjoying Flowers in Nagoya at Spring Festival

“….Now that the spring is in the air with the flowers everywhere I wish that we could both be there…” – westlife What do you have in mind about spring? Flowers that blooming everywhere? The time to take sakura picture and have hanami party? So maybe spring identic with “enjoying the flowers”. In Nagoya we…

4 Attractions you must go in Nagoya

Nagoya is one of the big cities in Japan. Nagoya is located in Aichi-ken. There are many places that you can visit if you come to Nagoya. Nagoya Castle First is Nagoya’s landmark, Nagoya Castle or also known as Nagoya-jou. ‘Jou’ means castle. Here you can see the traditional construction technique and historical build of…

The 11 Best Non-Japanese Restaurants in Nagoya

Many of those who visit Japan, must be very interested in trying mainly Japanese dishes. Moreover, every city in Japan usually has its own signature dish that one simply has to try. But it can’t be denied that sometimes people need to eat non-Japanese food, especially if you are a visitor that come from a…

7 Attractive Museums in Nagoya

Nagoya is the city that has some museums that interesting to visit. From technology-style museum until cultural museum can be found in Nagoya. So what kind of museums we can visit? Check some lists here. 1. Nagoya City Science Museum A huge and complete science museum which bring you to the scientific experience. This museum…