Tour de Nagoya – See Nagoya in a Day

Summer is a time for cycling, with the Tour de France the world’s most famous race. Of course, there is no equivalent in our fair city of Nagoya, so I thought I would come up with one. But this is…

Toyota Commemorative Museum of Industry and Technology

The Toyota Motor Organisation is one of the keystones of Japan’s world-renowned manufacturing industry, and since 1926, Toyota has been the byword for Japanese excellence and innovation. Much of this innovation took place right here in Aichi Prefecture, from the…

How to Deal with Traffic Stops in Japan

If you choose to drive in Japan, at some point you will have to interact with the police; whether it’s a simple safety checkpoint, a traffic infraction, or worst case an accident. Most scenarios are just like their counterparts in…

Nagoya Summer Fireworks Festivals – Hanabi 2019

For Brits like myself, fireworks displays conjure up memories of cold winter nights, huddling round bonfires and oohing and ahhing as both your breath and extremities freeze. While this is possible in Japan, here fireworks festivals, or hanabi matsuri, are…

Decayed corpse found inside festival float in Nagoya

Corpse was wrapped in a blue sheet, police saidThe post Decayed corpse found inside festival float in Nagoya appeared first on TokyoReporter. ———————————————————- Decayed corpse found inside festival float in Nagoya Original Source: Tokyo Reporter Decayed corpse found inside festival…