Hotel Keihan Universal City

6-2-78 Shimaya, Konohana-ku, Osaka, Osaka, Kinki, 554-8585, Japan | Hotel
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DAY 7: Osaka Castle & Syofukunoyu

A travel blog entry by kelsi-rawinia


... the altar (looked like an altar/arch to me, perhaps it wasn't!). They were glad to have their photo taken with me, please check Facebook for the picture! Traditional Japanese wedding attire is very unique!

We then continued on to Osaka Castle, and after many many photos, we went inside. I assumed you'd only be able to admire it from afar like the Golden Pavillion in Kyoto, but you can actually go inside which was a pleasant surprise! Inside had been made into a ...


A travel blog entry by paulandmaria


... off ready for bed. A sneaky
peek into the dorms though I could see they all had individual
curtains round their bunk so perhaps that would have been better.
Having dropped out bags, we set off to meet Thomas again (ended up
being for the last time) at Osaka castle. We chose a good day to go
as there was some kind of charity event going on in the park where we
got to see some dancing and listen to some singing. The castle
itself, was very interesting, ...


A travel blog entry by clcatsam


... then fall, ricocheting off of different levels and platforms. The point of the game (I think) was to get the balls to fall into an opening at the bottom of the board, which would when earn you points? I have no idea what the "strategy" of this game is, but we basically blew $10 watching little balls fall through holes. I do not know how the hell anyone could survive sitting in one of these game rooms for more than ten minutes without going deaf and getting lung cancer at ...

Osaka - Sumo Day!

A travel blog entry by andyandjen


... 6'-8" and 500 pounds. They went at it for more than two minutes (definitely the longest match of the night), but in the end the Yokozuna threw the big guy down and kept his streak going. The whole arena was going crazy! We made our way out of the gymnasium (after getting Jen's picture with the cardboard cut out of the huge Russian looking guy) towards the subway. Between the combination of everyone leaving the tournament and it being rush hour, for ...


A travel blog entry by meltin4


... t allowed to wear any clothes at all in them. But I soon got over this and happily tried out all that was on offer. There was a Jacuzzi, an outside pool, a boiling hot pool and a freezing cold one. There was a sauna and a steam room and baths that simulated confined white water rapids. There was also an electrifying pool. This I was afraid of and after being taking quite ...

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This hotel, located in the Osaka Station/Umeda area of Osaka, is near Universal Studios Japan, Modern Transportation Museum, Municipal Museum of Fine Art, and Suntory Museum.
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