Nagoya City

Nagoya’s Record Shops

Jan 28, 2019 By Mark Guthrie

While it feels like the music industry is becoming ever-increasingly digital, with the likes of Spotify, YouTube, Apple Music, and Soundcloud being the favored media for accessing artists, conversely, at...[ Click to read more ]

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Setsubun Festivals in Nagoya

Jan 25, 2019 By Ray Proper

  "That Bean-Throwing Festival" Setsubun, or "That Bean-Throwing Festival" celebrates the beginning of spring in Japan. Celebrated yearly on February 3 as part of the Spring Festival, its association with...[ Click to read more ]

Where to Spend Valentine’s Day in Nagoya

Jan 21, 2019 By Mark Guthrie

[caption id="attachment_31931" align="aligncenter" width="640"] The illuminations at Nabana no Sato[/caption] In his 1977 classic one hit wonder, John Paul Young sang the immortal lines "Love is in the air, everywhere...[ Click to read more ]

English Information For Friends Toyota – Learn About Japanese Green Tea

Jan 17, 2019 By Admin

Learn All About “Japanese Green Tea” with English Support Where: Cooking room, Gender Equality Promotion Center, 2F Toyota Industry and Culture Center Participants: Foreign residents and their Japanese friends who...[ Click to read more ]

Drone Restrictions in Japan

Jan 11, 2019 By Admin

According to the Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport, and Tourism (MLIT), you do not need permission to fly a drone as long as you intend to operate your drone in...[ Click to read more ]

Nagoya’s January Festivals 2019

Dec 26, 2018 By Mark Guthrie

In Japan, there is always something to celebrate, and around the country, there are thousands of festivals every year. While the summer is the traditional festival season, just because there is...[ Click to read more ]

Nagoya City Science Museum

Dec 12, 2018 By Ray Proper

The Nagoya City Science Museum (NCSM) is a fairly recent addition to the list of things to do in Nagoya. The website highlights many interesting points about the museum, starting...[ Click to read more ]

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Vegetarian and Vegan Food in Nagoya

Dec 10, 2018 By Mark Guthrie

[caption id="attachment_37084" align="aligncenter" width="650"] Queen's Healthy Diner has a wide selection of 100% Vegan and 100% tasty fare[/caption] As you are no doubt well aware, Japanese food rates among the best...[ Click to read more ]

Mexican Food in Nagoya

Dec 02, 2018 By Ray Proper

Nagoya has a reasonable number of options available if you are looking for Mexican food. In order of preference, you can enjoy some pretty great Mexican eating at Los Tacos,...[ Click to read more ]

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Do You Know Nags? Nagoya’s Hidden Gems – Part 2

Nov 30, 2018 By Mark Guthrie

Whether you have been here for a few weeks or know the city like the back of your hand, Nagoya is a city that is full of surprises. New restaurants...[ Click to read more ]