6: Big Fishes

After 2hours and 2000JPY (S$25) of bus rides, we finally arrived at Nago and its famous Aquarium. It was like arriving in a dream.

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Nago’s Aquarium is epic. It has whale sharks – three of them. You can dine next to them and get the oh-hello-there feeling everytime they pop up next to you. It also has a giant squid carcass. The more ordinary stuff include a hugeass moray eel, deep sea exhibits and manta rays. This is the stuff that boyhood-marine-biologist dreams are made of.

Ohohoh they have a mantis shrimp too! Posef theorizes that they keep the mantis shrimp in this vertical position so that it can’t punch and break the glass. Lol.

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Visiting the Aquarium was the most touristy thing I’ve done in this trip. It cost, including transport, a total of 5600JPY (S$70). It was completely worth it.

We spent the rest of the day walking around Nago and exploring the beach.White sand, clean water, clear day. Perfect for camwhoring :D

#touristprivilege

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