Travel Guide to Nagoya

Beautiful Japanese Shrine in Nagoya

Nagoya, located in the heart of Japan’s Aichi Prefecture, is a manufacturing and shipping hub. The city attracts many business people looking to establish connections in the automotive industry, particularly Toyota’s headquarters.

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Nagoya is a lovely city with a modern centre that kept its historic roots. You will find Nagoya Castle and the Atsuta Shrine, alongside contemporary developments like the futuristic Nagoya City Science Museum.

From Nagoya, it’s easy to access the Nakasendo trail, especially for its most beautiful section, the Magome to Tsumago part.

Prefecture: Aichi Prefecture
Region: Chubu, central Honshu
Climate: Humid subtropical with hot summers and mild winters
Major Festivals: World Cosplay Summit, Nagoya Festival
Local Food & Drinks: Hitsumabushi (grilled eel over rice), Kishimen (flat udon noodles), and Miso Katsu (pork cutlet with red miso sauce).

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