New Osaka Hotel Shinsaibashi
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Attention to detail - it's something the Japanese are famous for, and it seems that everything they do in life is executed meticulously. Some of the best examples may be Zen gardening, or the bonsai tree trimming made famous by Mr. Miyagi in the Karate Kid, but we've seen other examples of it over and over in daily life while here in Japan - the …
Why is Kobe beef so exquisite - because the cows drink sake, and are given daily massages? Is it because they are fed sushi with the sake, and the massages are given by geishas, and culminate in happy endings? Without a doubt, Kobe beef is the most famous in the World, with a reputation bordering on the mythical.
Today, we went to Kobe for …
Asia is perhaps the most food-centric continent in the World, and sampling its varied cuisines is reason enough to visit this part of the globe. Sure, there are more than enough cool things to see on this itinerary - Tokyo's bright lights, Thailand's powdery white beaches, Cambodia's atmospheric temples in Angkor Wat, and Singapore's ... well ... …
What a great night's sleep. Our room is beautiful and we have a beautiful view of the city from the 25th floor. This morning after a lovely breakfast at the hotel we decided to walk down the pedestrian mall. That was fun. Interesting stores with interesting displays. We have noticed these drink vending machines on the streets everywhere.
We came back to the hotel and took a taxi to the Osaka Aquarium. ...
... starts, and today I did as usual, but I have to cross three railways and a few big intersections on my route to school. Having to stop at railways is ridiculously annoying, because the barriers are down for not just one train to pass, but usually about three or four since trains run every five or so minutes. However today, I had to wait for fifteen minutes for eight trains to pass before crossing just the first railway. So, I was late for the gate greeting, ...
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TravelPod Member ReviewsNew Osaka Hotel Shinsaibashi
Simple, clean accommodation convenient to the metro and Osaka's entertainment zone.
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