Travel Blogs from Osaka, Japan

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

Osaka, it's your turn bitch!

A travel blog entry by bakoo

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... '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

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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

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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

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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

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... 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

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... 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

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... 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

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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 ...

Off to Osaka, Ōsaka-shi, Japan travel blog

Off to Osaka

A travel blog entry by teenza

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... into Hiroshima station then onto the Shinkansen to Osaka. We had a bit of navigating to find our way from ShinOsaka station to Osaka Station then onto the circle line to Momodani station where we were staying for the next 4 nights. It wasn't too hard ...

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 ...

The call no one wants.., Osaka, Japan travel blog

The call no one wants..

A travel blog entry by martycindy

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... out. Extremely plain and vanilla but thankfully also clean and functional - this will do.  It's Friday people! Dotonbori is Osaka's liveliest and most energetic night spot and on Fridays the area running along the canal is absolutely jam packed with ...

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 ...

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