Travel Blogs from Osaka, Japan

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Tadao Ando and Renzo Piano, Osaka, Japan travel blog

Tadao Ando and Renzo Piano

A travel blog entry by ihf

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Enter Osaka, Osaka, Japan travel blog

Enter Osaka

A travel blog entry by richardflux

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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 ...

Reunion At Last !, Osaka, Japan travel blog

Reunion At Last !

A travel blog entry by globetrekker

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... the watchful eyes of the capricious samurai warriors. There was even an extravagant small-scale figurine representation of Japan's last civil war, known as The Osaka Summer War of 1614, that forever changed the political climate of the country. After the ...

Baseball, Shopping and big cities!, Osaka, Japan travel blog

Baseball, Shopping and big cities!

A travel blog entry by mande

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Osaka was so cool, we went twice! We saw a baseball game - and we think Japanese fans are way more enthusiastic than Seattle fans.  Most were dressed up in team jerseys, had plastic bats, some had face paint, and everyone cheered like crazy ...

Leaving Osaka, Osaka, Japan travel blog

Leaving Osaka

A travel blog entry by schwate

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Hallo zusammen, nach sieben Naechten in Osaka geht es nun weiter, next stop ist Nagoya. Auf meinen Aprilscherz ist anscheinend niemand reingefallen, nun ja, leider hatte ich auch keine guten Fotos:-) Gruss Ralf P.S. Hier ein Artikel von ...

Osaka - Seas of Streets, Osaka, Japan travel blog

Osaka - Seas of Streets

A travel blog entry by jetsedder

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... ;Try to picture a densely packed outdoor mall... it was a bit like that. What I took away from the experience was that Osaka had many places which invited you wander the city for enjoyment (especially if you like to people-watch).  There was ...

Himeji Hanami Festival, Osaka, Japan travel blog

Himeji Hanami Festival

A travel blog entry by brianneinjapan

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... are many instances to prove it false) BUT my rare meetings with these gals really bring a smile to my face, much laughter all the way from my gut, and a cure to any existing case of homesickness or current misery about work/life/Japan.   ...

FISH GOTTA SWIM, Osaka, Japan travel blog

FISH GOTTA SWIM

A travel blog entry by sgaudun

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Fish gotta swim(birds gotta fly)and Steve has to see them, if he is snorkelling or visiting an aquarium.  An Osaka has a great aquarium! Saw playful mini otters and playful full size otters.  Man, they do seem to be having fun.  Saw a ...

Identify This, Osaka, Japan travel blog

Identify This

A travel blog entry by stephiesteph

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Thought we'd post some pictures of local products to see if any of you may have better luck at figuring out what they are than we have! Enjoy!  In other news, we received a really sweet letter from a man at our Ward Office. The Ward Office is a ...

avec les fameuses villes de Kyoto et Nara, Osaka, Japan travel blog

avec les fameuses villes de Kyoto et Nara

A travel blog entry by jean-ba

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... dans le coin. On a encore un peu de temps pour la visite de Nara, premiere capitale du japon, toujours dans la periferie d'Osaka.   En rajoutant des bonnes bouffes et le super acueil de Kyoko et Toshihiko, c'est encore du gros dossier de ...

Best of times, worst of times.. Suntory Times, Osaka, Japan travel blog

Best of times, worst of times.. Suntory Times

A travel blog entry by stephiesteph

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This past Wednesday on our day off, Jack and I visited the Osaka Open Air Farmhouse Museum in Ryokuchi. It's on the subway line that runs through our neighborhood, about an hour north ride. We had read there was a Tea Ceremony going on there that day, but ...

Fall Beginnings, Osaka, Japan travel blog

Fall Beginnings

A travel blog entry by stephiesteph

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... for my birthday, a year older and wiser, but also a bit sick. I fought off the cold and celebrated out on the town in Osaka a week later.  Birthday highlights have to include the cake. Here in Japan, sans oven, Jack was able to pull off an incredible ...

Ikebana Festival, Osaka, Japan travel blog

Ikebana Festival

A travel blog entry by brianneinjapan

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... something usually associated with a festival.  But this was an attempt at reaching out to foreign citizens in Japan, to expose them to a great aspect of Japanese culture.  The festival included traditional Japanese Ladies Court Dances, ...

First Days Off, Minoh, Japan travel blog

First Days Off

A travel blog entry by trent

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... ) to Minoh Quasi-National Park. I have no idea about the quasi part so don't ask! My first real venture into nature in Japan felt great, I miss the open spaces so much...Colorado spoiled me a bit. Anyway, inside the park are trails and a few shrines ...

Sunday in Japan, Roller coaster & Travel to Osaka, Osaka, Japan travel blog

Sunday in Japan, Roller coaster & Travel to Osaka

A travel blog entry by 2knightsabroad

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... trouble began.  We got lost, so lost. We got on the wrong train that turned out to be a local going around the Osaka loop.  A nice stranger on the train must have noticed our frustration and confusion and asked if he could help us find our way. ...

New Job, Osaka, Japan travel blog

New Job

A travel blog entry by trent

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... they find regular schools to place us in. Also, this week, I went to a fireworks celebrating Ocean Day. Summers in Japan are filled with festivals involving fireworks...some say that's the only way to get Japanese people out during the hot and sticky ...

Fuh-lah-chio, Osaka, Japan travel blog

Fuh-lah-chio

A travel blog entry by trent

So funny, today on the train to work, I sit down and start to read a book when this Japanese girl says hello to me. This is actually unusual because no one usually talks to me on the train. Anyway, she says hello in English so we begin to talk. We ...

NICK: Hangin' with the cuz., Osaka, Japan travel blog

NICK: Hangin' with the cuz.

A travel blog entry by niknash

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Just pics of Osaka, bumming around with Ash and ...

A Tale of 3 Cities: Nagoya, Osaka & Kyoto, Osaka, Japan travel blog

A Tale of 3 Cities: Nagoya, Osaka & Kyoto

A travel blog entry by camille_simon

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... ai enfin eu le temps de télécharger les photos de ces quelques derniers jours. C'est que nous avons commencé à utiliser notre Japan Rail Pass, précieux ticket qui nous donne accès illimité sur tout le réseau ferroviaire du Japon pendant 7 jours ...

Halloween, Osaka, Japan travel blog

Halloween

A travel blog entry by brianneinjapan

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... is why candy isn't as popular in Japan, no Halloween and no Easter... But with the growing amount of foreigners in Japan- Halloween isn't completely forgotten. Many clubs and bars throw a 'Halloween night' where customers can get in at reduced prices ...

Travel to Sydney via Singapore and Osaka, Osaka, Japan travel blog

Travel to Sydney via Singapore and Osaka

A travel blog entry by lweinreich

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... Sydney, we are there for about 8 hours so hopefully we will have a quick tour. We are then flying to Cairns in the north to start our tour of Australia down the east coast. By the way, the Osaka airport is a recently man-made island. It is ...

Suten, Osaka, Japan travel blog

Suten

A travel blog entry by stephiesteph

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... local train goes far south to the mountains and beaches of Wakayama, and just a bit north of us to Namba, a hub station for Osaka. As we approach Namba, I kept hearing this word repeated before name, "suten." Of course, it means, final stop. This is the ...

Start of the Journey, Osaka, Japan travel blog

Start of the Journey

A travel blog entry by japanesewhisper

... bare as anything. Having taken the Shinkansen before it's definatly much more exciting and interesting, plus you get to see Japan. JAL flights to Osaka are tedious and boring and they expect you to pay for you drinks! OK I know it's not international ...

Movies, Osaka, Japan travel blog

Movies

A travel blog entry by trent

... goodbye dinner. Hello for us new teachers and goodbye to this girl from New Zealand who is heading home after almost a year of working in Japan. Funny thing is that quite a few NZers come here for a few years and then head home for a few years and then ...

Three day weekend, Osaka, Japan travel blog

Three day weekend

A travel blog entry by rachelg899

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10/11/2006 Wednesday This weekend I experienced my first stay in a hostel for only $25/night! I went with Paul and some of his Canadian friends (there were 6 of us). Besides the "accidental" walk-in from the owner while I was getting dressed in the ...

Osaka - Day 5, Osaka, Japan travel blog

Osaka - Day 5

A travel blog entry by mlipnicky

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... that it's time to look for next destination of our travel and to book accommodation. On Saturday, the Golden Week starts in Japan. Seemingly it’s time when al Japan hit the roads and travel around so it’s pretty difficult to get decent ...

Osaka, Osaka, Japan travel blog

Osaka

A travel blog entry by berndendaphne

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The running, the sweating..., Osaka - Tokyo, Japan travel blog

The running, the sweating...

A travel blog entry by aymi_neil

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... find em. The japanese don't realise this and just direct us to the nearest one which never works. So, we eventually got to Osaka Shinkansen station and worked out we couldn't use any of the ATM's there after running around a bit with our rucksacks on. ...

Cool Japan, Osaka, Japan travel blog

Cool Japan

A travel blog entry by jettsakai

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I have learnt a lot of Japanese so far! I play with my cousin (Richo) friends we played tag and a game similar to red light green light! theres a park nearby and it is fun. We had a wonderful FISH dinner I had tried a new fish we had 2 fish (full) and ...

Dag 3, cultuur en Born, Osaka, Japan travel blog

Dag 3, cultuur en Born

A travel blog entry by turkoois1990

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... de tempel zat de tram helemaal vol. Zeker daar viel het heel erg op dat mensen staarden. Na de tempel zijn we doorgegaan naar Osaka Castle. Het was de warmste dag tot nu toe en de zon scheen ontzettend fel. Het was echt een helse klim naar boven. ...

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