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Halloween is a big topic in Japan. Not originally coming from there, they adapted a lot of traditions and starting from September you can find everything you need for your own Halloween party. Even many food chains and branches go with the Halloween theme and have a special design. So, it is no w...more...
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Japan is so often known for its cutting-edge technology, for its robots and Shinkansen (bullet-trains). I think almost anyone who has spent even a little time travelling or living here though will know that Japan is actually this eclectic mix of old and new in juxtaposition, and I always feel lik...more...
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Osaka is one of the most popular places in Japan to be visited by foreign tourists next to Tokyo and Kyoto. There are many things to see and to do – and there is an amazing way to save money while your sightseeing tour in Osaka: let’s us the OSAKA AMAZING PASS! What is the Osaka Amazing Pass? The...more...
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Osaka is famous as the place to go to “eat till you drop” - or literally “kuidaore” in Japanese. In the Edo era it was also known as being the “kitchen” of Japan for being where a large amount of rice was stored in warehouses. Flour Power Today, the Dotonbori area is the place to head to for your...more...
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Do you know that Japan is Ferris Wheel fans' paradise? Among many, the highest one, of which height is 123 meters high, is located at Osaka Expocity in Osaka, which was opened in 2015. https://www.odigo.jp/spots/10644-redhorse-osaka-wheel-suita-shiIn De 2016, we went to enjoy panoramic views and ...more...
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As the second largest city in Japan, Osaka is often compared to the capital city Tokyo—both popular travelling destinations in Japan. Despite some similarities, Osaka possesses a unique urban atmosphere, and only by being there can you explore and experience the uniqueness of Kansai.Osaka is dive...more...
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#Day1# The focus on your first day should be Osaka Castle Park and Umeda. Located in the downtown area, Osaka Castle Park is easily accessible and is close to other scenic spots. It is neighbors with the Osaka Museum of History, which exhibits cultural relics and items that relay the history of K...more...
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Osaka has four distinctive seasons, all of which are suitable for traveling all throughout the year. Spring and autumn, however, are the peak seasons. In spring, you can enjoy the dancing sakura. Locals refer to sakura appreciation as Hanami or “encountering sakura,” a favorite of both locals and...more...
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A symbol of the 1970 World Expo held in Osaka, artist Taro Okamoto's Tower of the Sun stands tall, arms outstretched, looking out at all around him. Soon, this iconic statue will be looking up and across the Expo ’70 Commemorative Park to Expocity and a newer, taller attraction: the Redhorse Osak...more...
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I buy and sell records. Record selling is my profession and my obsession. This obsession has taken me to many countries. I've had lots of great moments (and finds!) but nothing -- absolutely nothing! -- compares with record shopping in Japan. I’ve traveled all over this country searching for reco...more...