Entries Tagged as 'Osaka'

月曜日, 6月 25th, 2012

Osaka Walking Guide

Reading time: About 5 minutes

Osaka Walking Guide

Osaka is a large, popular city located in the Kansai region of Japan. Osaka is popular among both Japanese and foreign tourists, and many people travel from all over Japan to visit Osaka city and the famous landmarks located there.
When traveling to Osaka from Tokyo there are two fast and convenient ways to do so; [...]

土曜日, 12月 11th, 2010

Kyoto, the city of Japanese traditions and culture Part2

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Kyoto, the city of Japanese traditions and culture Part2

I started the day with the breakfast at IYEMONCAFE at the center of the city. This is a café with a Suntory brand IYEMON, green tea in plastic bottles.
It was a fashionable space.

I headed for Yamazaki on the way to Osaka. One of Suntory brands, Whiskey Yamazaki, is produced here.

金曜日, 9月 10th, 2010

How to Walk the Largest City in West Japan, Osaka Part2

Reading time: About 2 minutes

How to Walk the Largest City in West Japan, Osaka Part2

2010.07.17.
First off is the typical historical sight of Osaka, the Osaka castle. Its history stretches back to more than 400 years being the symbol of Hideyoshi Toyotomi. Around Osaka-jo, it has become a park where people can rest and refresh.

Just by looking at this wonderful stonewall, we can imagine Hideyoshi Toyotomi’s power as a person [...]

木曜日, 9月 9th, 2010

How to Walk the Largest City in West Japan, Osaka Part1

Reading time: About 3 minutes

How to Walk the Largest City in West Japan, Osaka Part1

2010.07.16.
Osaka is one of the largest cities in Japan. Walking through Osaka, there are many unique characteristics, such as bright signs using primary colors and you will find a city filled with laughter, warm- hearted people and food. Let me introduce the tourist spot of this unique city that has a different atmosphere than Tokyo [...]