Author: Like Nagoya

Aichi cops raid Kodo-kai HQ on suspicion of gambling

Total of ¥52 million in wagers on high school and professional baseball games were brokered by a kodo-kai gangster last summer […] ———————————————————- Aichi cops raid Kodo-kai HQ on suspicion of gambling Original Source: Tokyo Reporter Aichi cops raid Kodo-kai…

Nagoya’s Magical Firefly Festivals

With the rainy season fast approaching and the humidity ramping up like an overly-confident Evil Knievel, June is perhaps one of the least favored months in Japan. However, with that said, this combination of conditions is precisely what is required…

Gifu: Man faked suicide by placing shoes on bridge

Suspect told police, ‘To see the police getting riled up was a means of stress relief’ […] ———————————————————- Gifu: Man faked suicide by placing shoes on bridge Original Source: Tokyo Reporter Gifu: Man faked suicide by placing shoes on bridge

Thai Festival in Nagoya’s Hisayaodori Park

The annual Thai Festival in is an extremely popular early summer event in Nagoya.  Held at Hisayaodori Park, rain or shine, you can enjoy a wide selection of Thai Food and Drink from the many vendors.  Most of the Thai Restaurants…