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Nagoya City (名古屋 市) is the largest city in the Chubu region of Japan. It is the capital and largest metropolitan area of Aichi Prefecture and the fourth most populous urban center in Japan with approximately 3 million inhabitants. Nago is considered to be the largest economic center in central Japan, the city holds one of the largest ports in Japan, contributing to its ranking as the third richest in the country, behind only Tokyo and Osaka.
Nagoya is one of the leading research, development and automotive centers in Japan. Several automakers and industries are headquartered in the city such as Lexus, Toyota and Mitsubishi Motors. The largest suppliers in the industry are also based in the capital of Aichi, Denso, Aisin, Toyota industries, JTEKT and Magna international. Nagoya is also home to the famous pachinkos, lucky gambling houses such as casinos.
Nagoya has a great public and private transportation system, trains, metro, buses and taxis circulate throughout the city. Unlike Tokyo, Nagoya has large avenues in straight lines that cut the city from north to south, east to west. It is a beautiful city with lots of attractions for sightseeing and shopping.
From the traditional and sought-after Castle of Nagoya to the modern science museum, there are plenty of options for its visitors and locals. To further enhance your experience while passing through Nagoya, use FullQuick and find all the major locations quickly and easily.
Nagoya Castle is considered one of the largest icons of Nagoya for more than 400 years. It was built in 1610 by Tokugawa Ieyasu and until the Meiji Era, this was home to the Owari clan of the Tokugawa family. The original structures were burned down in 1945 and rebuilt in 1959. The interior exhibition is interesting and the walk in your garden is very pleasant.
Recently the city received its first large theme park located in the port area of Nagoya, Legoland Japan, aimed at the more infantile public. The Nagashima Spaland, a large park with several roller coasters and one of the largest outlets in Japan, is only 25 minutes away from the most radical public, just a few minutes away from the city. center of Nagoya.
The modern center of Nagoya with its mirrored buildings and the world’s largest train station in relation to the surface area along with its two airports and one of Japan’s largest seaports make Nagoia an incredible city for shopping and sightseeing.
Another attraction of Nagoya and Osu Kannon Shotengai, popularly also known as Kamimaezu Gallery. Shotengai (商店 街) is a Japanese term that can be translated as “shopping street” or “shopping street”. It is practically an open-air mall, where we can find many establishments like markets, restaurants, cafes, massage parlors, barber shops, clothing stores, domestic stores, among others.
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