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Northern Osaka An area near Osaka City which is popular with many spots where you can enjoy nature easily.
Minami Kawachi With the pastoral landscape that reflects the atmosphere of ancient times, this area is full of historical assets.
Eastern Osaka An area surrounded with rivers and mountains at the foot of Ikoma Mountains. There are many spots that have an extensive view.
Minami Senshu Kansai International Airport, the air gateway to Osaka, is in this area. Kishiwada Danjiri Festival is really spectacular.
Sakai / Semboku With Emperor Nintoku’s tomb, which brings the feeling of ancient times, and traditional handicrafts and culture, which are well preserved in modern life, there are many things to see.
Kita With modern tall buildings and underground shopping arcades, this fashionable town is convenient for shopping and dining.
Bay Area Waterfront area with a lot of amusement facilities where you can enjoy yourself all day.
Nakanoshima Area The landscape with parks and rivers symbolize the Aquapolis Osaka. There are retro buildings scattered around.
Tennoji / Shinsekai Shitennoji Temple was built by Prince Shotoku. Exotic Shinsekai town is a symbol of Naniwa.
Minami Known as a big bustling restaurant area that attracts young people. There is an alley with a nostalgic atmosphere as well.
Osaka Castle / Tsurumi-ryokuchi Park Centered with Osaka Castle, the symbol of history and culture of Osaka, it serves as a downtown oasis that provides lush greenery.

Tennoji / Shinsekai

Shitennoji is the oldest Buddhist temple in Japan, built by Prince Shotoku. Around this temple is an area with a historic atmosphere, crowded with approx. 200 small and large temples and shrines. In Shinsekai, an area with a distinctive atmosphere, are a lot of kushikatsu restaurants. In Tsutenkaku Tower, Billiken statue gives good luck to those who touch its soles.


  • 楽しむ
  • 見る

I like the atmosphere which makes me feel like being in the past and the present at the same time.

Richard Smith (35) From Canada


  • 歴史・文化を知る

I was amazed to know that what was written on the omikuji (fortune slip) I drew at this temple was so right for me.

Huang Hsiang Yu (24) From Taiwan

Sumiyoshi-taisha Shrine

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  • 自然に触れる

I went to the Sumiyoshi-taisha Shrine, a famous spot in Osaka and saw a lot of people there. It was nice that I could feel unique religious atmosphere of Japanese people's worshipping.

Wei Yang (24) From Singapore

Spa World

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It has various baths that simulate world's famous hot springs and all-season pools. Beside bathing, you can have a beauty treatment, work out at a gym, dine at various restaurants. It's a perfect place for relaxation at low cost.

Flower (30s) From China


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  • 食べる

The atmosphere of the streets, the type of which I hadn't experienced in Canada, is interesting. There are many kinds of cheap and tasty foods including Kushikatsu, Japanese-style of deep-fried kebab, and recommended especially for young people.

Reid Aune (29) From Canada

Imamiya Ebisu Shrine

  • 歴史・文化を知る

I've visited there on the day of Toka Ebisu, which is famous for praying for business prosperity. It was interesting to see people walking among the rows of food stands with a bamboo branch in their hands.

Hu xin (22) From China