Nagoya is located in the central Chuba region of Japan, with Tokyo to the north and Osaka to the south. Nagoya is the capital city of Aichi Prefecture and the third largest city in Japan. The world famous Toyota was born in nearby Toyota City and has its head office there. Thus Nagoya is very related to the car industry and has the best road infrastructure in Japan. Public transport is also well developed with JR, Kintetsu Railway, Nagoya Railway and subway. The subway is the very convenient way for the travelers to see the main attractions in Nagoya. You can buy one day subway pass for 600 yen, which covers most places you would want to go.