Manhole Cover : Toyoma City

Toyama City is famously known for the Shiragawa Village.  This sewerage cover depicts Gassho Zukuri houses with some snow falling on it.  

Manhole : Himeji City

Himeji City is famously known for it’s magnificent castle. It is a city located in Hyogo Prefecture and can easily be accessed by either JR or Hanshin Train line from Osaka. At first I thought the design was a bird but it is actually the city’s flower called Sagiso (Radiata Flower). This other one is…

Manhole : Nagasaki City

Any trip around Japan will not be complete without finding it’s manhole cover, so while walking around the city I finally found it near the the peace park. The design depicts the city’s flower, Ajisai (Hydrangea). Unfortunately, this time I could not find the colored version. Maybe you will luckier than me when you visit…

Manhole: Moriguchi City Part 2

The first  Manhole  of Moriguchi City  , that I  found was a bell surrounded by flowers. After following some manhole cover fans in instagram I found another one with a very cute design. The design shows the city’s mascot character “Moriyoshi もり吉” carrying Daikon (Horse Radish) together with the city’s flower Satsuki (Azalea). You can easily…