Travel Blogs from Osaka, Japan

Sort by Newest Best first

The curtain falls., Osaka, Japan travel blog

The curtain falls.

A travel blog entry by nwillz

... hopped on the monorail and 30 minutes later were at the designated park, which appeared to have been besieged by a good proportion of Osaka's population. It was heaving! This was the place and time to see and be seen as Hitomi later told us. So, ...

Sleepy heads, Osaka, Japan travel blog

Sleepy heads

A travel blog entry by tis

2

... rain has stopped but it is still cloudy and windy.  Students are going for one more buffet breakfast before boarding the bus to Osaka Castle!  Everyone is looking forward to being reunited with family and friends tonight!  See you ...

Japan Day 3, Osaka, Japan travel blog

Japan Day 3

A travel blog entry by alexinnz

5

One of the hottest days of my life, we did lots of walking today. ...

Take Me Out To The Ball Game Osaka Style, Osaka, Japan travel blog

Take Me Out To The Ball Game Osaka Style

A travel blog entry by f.goldthorpe

3
21

September 29, 2012 Bryan, Graeme and I all wanted to see a baseball game while in Japan and the opportunity presented itself in Osaka.  We had heard, even before arriving in Osaka that the local Hanshin Tigers were playing the team from Kobe on ...

NICK: Japaneezed English 101, Osaka, Japan travel blog

NICK: Japaneezed English 101

A travel blog entry by niknash

5

... . You could be listening to an entire conversation in German and pick out all the English words; they leave them as English. However, in Japan, when I try to talk to a sales clerk in the store, I've learned to add extra vowels in the middle of my words ...

Universal Studios - Osaka, Osaka, Japan travel blog

Universal Studios - Osaka

A travel blog entry by peterebecca

17

We decided to take a day away from visiting the hundreds of world heritage sites in Japan and had a fun day at Universal Studios Japan. Pete was in heaven when we went on the Back to the Future ride in a Delorean (some people just never grow up!). ...

Toutatsu! Osaka, Osaka, Japan travel blog

Toutatsu! Osaka

A travel blog entry by crave

8

... Ms. Piersma's grandpa) for not updating this blog sooner. Believe it or not, the 'Net is not as easy to access in Japan as I'd thought. I'd imagined that WiFi would flow through the streets like water. Not so! We've had to rely on computers in hotel ...

Strong legs, satin hair and disliking MasterCard, Osaka, Japan travel blog

Strong legs, satin hair and disliking MasterCard

A travel blog entry by pixiekatten

4

... And last but not least before I head back to Shikoku here is the main reason for my money issues: http://www.japan-guide.com/forum/quereadisplay.html?0+102192 Thanks MasterCard! And thanks Bank of Scotland for not informing me. Anyone else travelling to ...

A day with my cousin and her daughter :-), Osaka, Japan travel blog

A day with my cousin and her daughter :-)

A travel blog entry by bobmckenzie

19

T-I-doulble G-ERS, Osaka, Japan travel blog

T-I-doulble G-ERS

A travel blog entry by stephiesteph

14

... . It happened to fall on Brittany's birthday, so we can think of it as how we celebrated her birthday in Japan. :) The Hanshin Tigers of Osaka played the Baystars from Yokohama. We bought tickets at a convenience store ticket machine a few weeks earlier. ...

Konichiwa Japan, Osaka, Japan travel blog

Konichiwa Japan

A travel blog entry by welovemondays

28

... reserved for politicians and criminals, it is the apology bow.  Now we knew the bowing protocol, it was time to see real Japan. Osaka is the third largest city, they do a lot of laughing down here as they are famous for their humour, seafood and ...

No, that is not the same thing as raw fish!, Osaka, Japan travel blog

No, that is not the same thing as raw fish!

A travel blog entry by allmystrings

1

... we were unable to get tickets due to a potent combination of our own inability to plan ahead and the illegality of scalping in Japan.  Defeated, we headed back to the train station. Along the way, we stopped into a Korean restaurant for dinner. ...

Kansai quickly!, Osaka, Japan travel blog

Kansai quickly!

A travel blog entry by japanesewhisper

Again another quick stopover. A few emails to folk to let them know we were back, then slept the whole flight back to Haneda ...

There are many fish in the sea..., Osaka, Japan travel blog

There are many fish in the sea...

A travel blog entry by bakoo

5

... , pour ceux qui n'ont pas été voir mes albums photos uploadés sur Facebook, les utres doivent savoir, ça a été donc le Kaiyukan d'Osaka (l'aquarium géant), le Tempozan (la plus grande roue du Monde), Kujo pour l'Osaka Dome et un tout petit tour ...

NINJA TOWN, Osaka, Japan travel blog

NINJA TOWN

A travel blog entry by jettsakai

6

Today we went to NINJA TOWN (slice) (slice) we got to dress up as NINJAS and see the REAL NINJA WEAPONS!!! AND REAL NINJAS!!!! they had a lot of hideing plzaces and a scroll to become a ninja we also got given ninja stuff (fake) they were cool we had ...

Osaka, Osaka, Japan travel blog

Osaka

A travel blog entry by jramsden271

Bullet train to Osaka. Since it was my last bullet train, and my last long distance rail journey in Japan, I treated myself to a very Japanese lunch of a rather expensive ekiben (eki bento - train lunchbox) and a large Asahi. The ekiben (all 1300 yen of ...

Arrival, Osaka, Japan travel blog

Arrival

A travel blog entry by shannonjackson

3

At 3:30 pm in Osaka and 2:30 a.m. in Knoxville, we arrived in Japan. We were greeted at the aiport by Tamami, our tour guide, and Mr. Suginaga, a Panasonic representative. The airport is on a man made island and was originally 18 feet above sea level. ...

The Incredible evil egg!, Osaka, Japan travel blog

The Incredible evil egg!

A travel blog entry by johnnynomad

1
2

... long!) The 75 cents spent and 3 prizes where usually left behind as a sacrifice to the egg machine Gods. Well here in Japan these machines are super popular with Japanese kids. When I saw my first egg machine here I was bombarded with nostalgic memories ...

Osaka, it's your turn bitch!, Osaka, Japan travel blog

Osaka, it's your turn bitch!

A travel blog entry by bakoo

5

... 'hui, c'est le changement! Dès qu'on devient habitué à certaines choses, on change tout. Enfin presque!.. Tokyo ----> Osaka J'avais vu beaucoup de facettes de Tokyo, j'avais vu la face moderne avec Shibuya et Akihabara. Le coté traditionnel avec le ...

A Day with Emma & her Mom, Osaka, Japan travel blog

A Day with Emma & her Mom

A travel blog entry by stephiesteph

A week or so ago, Jack and I met up with our friend Emma and her Mom for a tour of Osaka. Emma had mentioned an Udon place we should try, and the day took shape from there. They showed us the Sumiyoshi shrine, which we had visited before but not on a ...

Siberia through a lens (Siberia Pics), Osaka, Japan travel blog

Siberia through a lens (Siberia Pics)

A travel blog entry by johnnynomad

1
28

No story and not many pics? Not much to say other then it was COLD! "I wish the world was flat like the old days then I could travel just by folding a map no more airplanes, or speedtrains, or freeways there'd be no distance that can hold us ...

Somewhere over the Pacific, Osaka, Japan travel blog

Somewhere over the Pacific

A travel blog entry by williebobs

Why oh why didn't we try to get a proper stopover in Japan?! (no doubt there was a ...

DEER PARK AND TURTLE POND!!!, Osaka, Japan travel blog

DEER PARK AND TURTLE POND!!!

A travel blog entry by jettsakai

9
7

Today was an awesome day we got to go to deer park and feed the deer it was cool I there were deer everywhere and then we went to the pond. The pond had lots of turtles and water spiders they skimmed so much that it looked like it was raining on the ...

2 days in Osaka, Osaka, Japan travel blog

2 days in Osaka

A travel blog entry by paul_karen

1
17

There’s a Japanese saying they use to describe Osaka which translates to something like, ‘falling down from eating’. Osakites love their food  and they love to party. The amount of restaurant and bar lined streets you can find in ...

Shanghai, Shanghai Ferry, Osaka and Nara, Osaka, Japan travel blog

Shanghai, Shanghai Ferry, Osaka and Nara

A travel blog entry by sarahblythe

6
7

... worse the later it got. boooooo. What did lift my spirits though was later that night when we finally reached the Bay of Japan,  going through a small gap between two of the main islands with big city lights lighting up the night sky on either side ...

Osaka - Day 1, Osaka, Japan travel blog

Osaka - Day 1

A travel blog entry by mlipnicky

... sleep on board. We had luck that the seat next to us was occupied by Japanese women who shared some knowledge about life in Japan. I also used this opportunity to try some Japanese words I have learnt at home. That was really funny. At 8.25am Osaka local ...

Osaka and Karaoke, Osaka, Japan travel blog

Osaka and Karaoke

A travel blog entry by jamemorg

3
26

... Tokyo in Urban development and a great central location for jumping on the train to other Kansai cities.  Our first night in Osaka, Shiloh took us to a conveyor-belt sushi restaurant.  When you see something you like, you grab the plate, eat ...

Ah!  Familar places and faces., Osaka, Japan travel blog

Ah! Familar places and faces.

A travel blog entry by liquidsixer

1

... her a license. A little while later we figured out that she had only hit one cone! Phew! So to see her driving in Japan was a hoot. She actually just bought the car a few days prior. We entered the address to the restaurant where my friend was ...

Tadao Ando and Renzo Piano, Osaka, Japan travel blog

Tadao Ando and Renzo Piano

A travel blog entry by ihf

31

Osaka ...

Enter Osaka, Osaka, Japan travel blog

Enter Osaka

A travel blog entry by richardflux

5

Arrive in Osaka to stay one night in a capsule hotel and experience the night life at Zion - an African run dub reggae night with phat dancehall ...

Sort by Newest Best first