Manhole Covers in Shizuoka Prefecture 18: Iwata City


A beautiful mint water manhole cover with a dragonfly in Iwata City!

Iwata City, already an important city both for its industries and agriculture in Western Shizuoka Prefecture has considerably increased in side with the recent merger to quite a fewtowns and villages, making its manhole covers a slightly complicated study!


The same a s above on a pavement!


The same again without the colors!


An unusual pattern in Shizuoka Prefecture, probably a sewer manhole cover!


Another unusual and ancient water access manhole cover!


A magnificent mint water access manhole cover in Ryuhou which has since been merged into Iwata City!


The same without the colors!


Another interesting and flowery mint manhole cover for Toyooka Village merged into Iwata City since!


The same without the colors!


Beautiful wisteria mint manhole cover for Toyoda Town merged into Iwata City since!


Another wisteria Manhole cover, but more intricate, in Toyoda Town!


A mint water access manhole cover for Fukuda Town merged into Iwata City since!


The same without the colors!


Another mint manhole cover for Fukuda Town, but with a different pattern!


The same without the colors!


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Must-see tasting websites:

-Sake: Ichi For The Michi by Rebekah Wilson-Lye in Tokyo, Tokyo Through The Drinking Glass, Tokyo Foodcast, Urban Sake, Sake World
-Wine: Palate To Pen, Warren Bobrow, Cellar Tours, Ancient Fire Wines Blog
-Beer: Another Pint, Please!, Beering In Good Mind: All about Craft Beer in Kansai by Nevitt Reagan!
ABRACADABREW, Magical Craftbeer from Japan
-Whisky: Nonjatta: All about whisky in Japan by Stefan Van Eycken
-Japanese Pottery to enjoy your favourite drinks: Yellin Yakimono Gallery

Non gastronomy must-see sites by Shizuoka Residents

HIGHOCTANE/HAIOKU by Nick Itoh in Shizuoka City

2 thoughts on “Manhole Covers in Shizuoka Prefecture 18: Iwata City”

    1. You are most welcome. More coming!
      I’ve just come back from Kanazawa City where I found more manhole covers and kuras!
      I also have found two non smoking restaurants to add to the information for the future Non Smoking Japan Blog!


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