Aichi Museum of Flight

The area surrounding the Nagoya Airfield has been receiving a lot of worldwide attention as the “Home of the MRJ” (Mitsubishi Regional Jet), the first commercial jet airliner produced in Japan, due to the fact that several of its development…

Venomous fire ants found in Nagoya port

The presence of fire ants, a venomous and highly invasive species native to South America, has been confirmed at the Port of Nagoya in central Japan, the Aichi prefectural government said Friday. It is the third such confirmation in Japan,…

Magome to Tsumago: Walking the Nakasendo Way

During the Edo era the Tokkaido and the Nakasendo roads were the two main routes that connected the new capital of Edo (now Tokyo) and the old Capital of Kyoto, with the latter, as the name suggests, passing through the…

July 2017 Exhibitions

◆Matsuzakaya Art Museum: The Louvre Museum Special Exhibition: Louvre No. 9 – Comics, the Ninth Art – ルーヴル美術館特別展「 ルーヴルNo.9 ~漫画、9番目の芸術~」 Image courtesy of Tokai Television Broadcasting, Ltd. The Louvre Museum – one of the world’s largest and best-known art museums,…