Posted on April 30, 2008

Hard to find in Nagoya…

There’s this really useful website called Hard To Find in Nagoya, which I have used a few times now to try to find things here.  I would love to just adapt to Japanese life 100%, but I think it’s probably a slow process, and at the moment I still want cosmetics I recognise, food I … Continue reading

Sakae rocks… again!

I was delighted to find more free, live music in Sakae yesterday! I’m not sure exactly what I stumbled upon, but it seemed to be a bit more than just a ‘street live’ (the term used for bands just setting up and playing in the street)… There was a little merchandise table, and even a … Continue reading

Nagoya by foot: Meijo Koen to LA…

I decided to walk from Kurokawa into Sakae yesterday. I wasn’t sure if I’d make it all the way, but I was basically following the Meijo subway line, so I could always hop on the subway if I got bored or tired! It’s not far really, but it was bloomin’ hot yesterday! When I saw … Continue reading

Amusing signs in Nagoya…

I find myself amused by the smallest things sometimes: I’m not sure exactly what this one is trying to say… I mean, I understand the car part… but what’s with the fish?!