Skip to main content



Maiden Flight

Magazine, 2014
Friends, last Sunday, March 30, 2014 we were one of the first passengers of Cebu Pacific flight 5J5038 bound for Nagoya. The low-cost carrier launched its Narita and Nagoya flights simultaneously. We departed Manila at 3:20 PM and arrived at 8:25 PM (Japan time). It returns to Manila at 9:10PM and probably arrives in Manila by midnight. Although the flights are not that frequent (Tues-Thurs-Sat-Sun), it opens the possibility of a more convenient route for travelers in the Chubu (Central Japan) region. Most of all, they will be able to save a tremendous amount of time and money. 
Here is a sample breakdown (if the traveler is from Nagoya). Previously Cebu Pacific's only gateway to Japan was via Osaka (Kansai International Airport). All flights leave at around 8:40PM.
Osaka-Manila  A one-way fare with the bullet train costs 7,610YEN. Using the Nozomi from Nagoya to Shin-Osaka then the Haruka to Kansai Airport. You leave at 3:42PM and arrive at 5:32PM. This is advisable…

Latest Posts

Let's Proceed

Good bye 2013

One Road 20 Morning

It is still raining

High Five

Asakusa Samba Carnival

Girls, Cigarettes & Conversation

Never too late

Thank you, 2012!

Merry Christmas