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This is the area surrounding the Namba train station and also connects to the
famous Dotombori area.
There are lots of retail shops and food outlets here.
It is very lively here due to the foot traffic.
We were amazed with this area where you can find a variety of shops and restaurants. And what amazed us is that this strip continues up to the center of Osaka.
It has a festive atmosphere and lots of tourists and shoppers alike. Too bad...More
The area has a lot of dining options and I do mean a lot. The neon lights also attract people to the area. Personally, I found it yo be very crowded and touristy, i.e. full of Chinese tourists. I enjoyed the lights and lively atmosphere...More
This is the historic entertainment of Naniwa and there are many hostess bars dotted throughout. No worries, there's no sleaziness to the area vibe. A huge Don Quixote is there as well as many good small restaurants (grilled oysters, kobe beef, spanish, chinese, etc.) amazingly...More
Be prepared that there is going to be hordes and hordes of people with huge neon lights displaying food for sale in a huge selection of restaurants/ eateries - with Ramen, Soba and various seafood selections to choose from just to name a few.
We stayed locally which was great. If you love seafood this is where to eat! Most shops sell octopus balls, crabs, ramen, even spaghetti bars but be prepared to wait a lot! Some had really long queues proving how good they were! Being allergic to...More
I visited here during a recent stay in Osaka and found it to be a place with lots happening, great street food and some street entertainment (although I imagine this last aspect is somewhat hit or miss). The area has many interesting signs, lots of...More
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I have been using Google Maps and you can pick the routs with only JR connection. However, some very short local connections maybe you want to consider spent extra Yen to save time taking a longer, multiple connections... More
I have been using Google Maps and you can pick the routs with only JR connection. However, some very short local connections maybe you want to consider spent extra Yen to save time taking a longer, multiple connections choice, especially carrying large luggage’s.