Things to do in Osaka, Japan

The Fudo-Myo-O statue
2016.09.14
Wish upon a moss-covered Buddhist statue! A nostalgic temple in Minami, Osaka
The Hozenji temple of the Buddhist Jyodo sect is located in Namba, Osaka. It is said that the temple had been moved from Kyoto to Osaka in 1673. All o
Osaka expo’s symbol and monorail
2016.02.22
It might take 3 days to see everything at EXPOCITY.
The Expo Park is a great place to see cherry blossoms! It looks like a carpet of cherry blossoms! The Expo in 1970 started in April and was held fo
second half of September.
2015.08.26
【AUTUMN】The Best Japanese Festivals for the Second Half of September 2018
Horse riding archery, demonstrations of manhood or traditional costumes and dances; what's best?
morning glory
2015.08.11
Asagao or "morning glory" the beloved flower of summer!
The beloved flower of summer, the Morning Glory What kind of flowers bloom in your country during the summer? Japan is now in the middle of its sum
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Okonomiyaki Hatsuse
2015.07.29
An “Okonomiyaki Pro” will teach you how to cook Okonomiyaki at ‘Hatsuse’restaurant.
A Fun and tasty experience with your family and friends! “okonomiyaki”is one of the foods I want you to try if you are travelling to Osaka. Its sou
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Shiteno Daikoku-do
2015.07.28
Easy access from Osaka! A 1400 yeas old temple connected with Shotoku Taishi: "Shitenno-ji Temple"
The treasures in “Shitenno-ji Temple” There are many important cultural assets at this site such as “Rokujiraisan-do”, A Torii gate, “Yuyahojo”
2015.07.27
The locally managed fireworks festival “Naniwa Yodogawa Firework Festival,”in Osaka.【MOVIE】
Fireworks are a Japanese tradition. The rainy season in Japan is finally over and we are now entering the real summer! Fireworks festivals are held a
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2015.07.22
There is so much to see on the longest shopping street in Japan! “Tenjinbashi-suji-shotengai”
Let’s stroll down the 2.6km long shopping street from north to south! The “tenjinbashi-suji-shotengai”shopping street is the longest shopping street
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2015.07.21
We went to the ‘real’ market in Osaka,“Kuromon Ichiba” , or Osaka’s kitchen!
Take a look around this market where professional traders come! “Kuromon Ichiba”is famously known among people in Osaka. It’s commonly called “Osak
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The famous signboard, moving crab
2015.07.20
Neon signs that reflect Osaka’s flashy culture are a must see in “Doutonbori”!
Being “Ha-de”, is OSAKA! Osaka is getting popular among tourists in Japan. Generally speaking, people in Osaka are extraverted, straight forward,
Single malt whisky, Yamazaki.
2015.07.17
Let’s go on a ‘tipsy’ factory tour at the “SUNTORY YAMAZAKI DISTILLERY”, where Japanese whisky was born!
Beloved Japanese whisky Suntory Yamazaki Distillery is a 10 min walk from JR Yamazaki and Hankyu Oyamazaki stations. It’s easily accessible and i
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Hozenji-Yokocho
2015.07.15
Osaka’s MUST visit! Experience culture with a walk through the nostalgic narrow street, “Hozenji-Yokocho”.
Grab a drink after visiting Hozenji Temple. Hozenji-Yokocho is a narrow bar street located next to the Hozenji Temple to the north. It started ar
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Instant Ramens
2015.07.14
Fun and Tasty! Learn about the history behind Instant Ramen at "The Instant Ramen Museum"!
Osaka is where instant ramen started. August 25th, 1958 is the day when instant ramen was born and is now eaten all over the world. It’s creator,
2015.07.01
Osaka's landmark, a red huge "HEP FIVE Ferris Wheel" with a diameter of 75m.
Information Provided By OSAKA CONVENTION AND TOURISM BUREAU. Map 〒530-0017 5-15 Kakuda-cho,Kita-ku,OsakaCity
2015.07.01
The most famously known shopping street in West Japan "Shinsaibashi-suji Shotengai"
Information Provided By OSAKA CONVENTION AND TOURISM BUREAU. Map Shinsaibashi 1 ~ 2 chome,Namba ,Chuo-ku,Osaka-City