The Westin Nagoya Castle
Travel Blogs from Nagoya
... me, so we occupied ourselves with various diversions - reading, writing, blogging, watching a movie, etc. The flight was smooth and without incident. Once again we deplaned in Japan while the efficient Japanese cleaning crew redid the plane. The Nagoya airport is modern, clean and efficient - and they have restrooms and snacks in the gate area!
One point of humor - there are long walks from gate to gate in this part of the airport. I assume this is because ...
... request, "is there a medical professional on the plane?" was made and one man from a few seats in front of us went forward. After about 15 minutes we were released from the plane. We learned after landing in Manila that, sadly, a very sick woman with stage four cancer who was trying to return to spend her final days in her homeland in the Philippines didn't make it. In spite of the best efforts of the medical personnel, the woman died there on ...
Today we went off to Nagoya Castle. So far it has been my favorite and not just because the SAKURA ARE RUFFIANLY IN FULL BLOOM but it had a awesome layout and design. We also went to the palace but it had been rebuilt and was all new so it wasn't as good. The we went to a shrine that was deep in a park that was more like a forest. There I saw Miko-sans! Later we found another discount figure store where I went a bit nuts =P
Inter net is being a *****, pic will come tomorrow night.
... restaurant we were just eating in, not half an hour ago, had police tape all around the front of the shop. We see the police bring a guy out and we are worried that something awful like a murder has taken place. After a few minutes of discussions between the cops and suspect. They let him go. We were surprised by this as before the cops let him go. They took photos with him and we were sure if he was a celebrity. We also didn't understand how this warranted more than ...
... It was refreshing to once again take a few dozen photos of the beautiful city scape. After that, we finally check out the Samurai compound that's on the Nagoya Castle ground. It was basically a tour that had just opened in a newly built building that featured Samurai rooms and guest spaces. It was a fun little tour that lasted about 20 minutes. We then decided to jump back on a train and head back into Nagoya city center to explore the city a bit more for the afternoon.
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services
- Free parking