Aichi Prefecture is located in the center of Japan and is known as the manufacturing kingdom, including the automobile industry centered on Toyota Motor Corporation. Despite the big city of Nagoya, there are places where you can see the sea such as Chita and Atsumi Peninsula; and, there is also Okumikawa centered on the mountains. Therefore, so we are proud of being the most comfortable to live in.
Climate (temperature / precipitation)
Source：Japan Metrogical Agency
The climate is mild throughout the year, with more rainfall in the summer and less in the winter. The Atsumi Peninsula and the southern part of the Chita Peninsula are warm due to the influence of the Kuroshio Current, but the mountainous areas in the northeast are slightly cooler, and there is a considerable temperature difference.
Cost of living
Foods recommended by locals
Hitsumabushi (Finely chopped eel over rice)
A gourmet feast that is completely delicious! Outside is crispy while the inside is soft. You can enjoy delicious eels. You can enjoy three flavors with one dish, the first cup as it is, the second cup with condiments, and the third cup with ochazuke.
Local noodles from the Edo period! The sweet soup stock goes well with the flat noodles.
Famous places / spots recommended by locals
Inuyama Castle, a national treasure with a castle tower that is said to be the oldest in Japan. Built in the Muromachi period, it is in the limelight nationwide as a precious castle that survived the Warring States period. The view from the castle tower is just superb! You can see the Nobu Plain where the warlords fought from the castle.
Obara Freai Park & Shiki-Zakura (four-season-cherry)
The highlight here is the rare "Four Seasons Cherry Blossoms" that bloom twice a year in spring and autumn. It is in full bloom around November every year. The scenery where you can see - the pink of the four seasons cherry blossoms, the bright red autumn leaves, and the green of the surrounding trees - at once, is a miracle collaboration.