Via Inn Shin-Osaka West

4-1-21 Miyahara, Yodogawa-ku, Osaka, Osaka, Kinki, 532-0003, Japan | Hotel
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Travel Blogs from Osaka

OFF TO OSAKA

A travel blog entry by glenndwyer

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... I downloaded the Air Asia inflight menu ages ago and noticed you could purchase entry into the Plaza Premium Lounge for $30 Aussie which includes WiFi, food and beverage including beer and wine plus showers etc.............let's just say looked better in the ad! At least the beer was cold... Made it to Osaka 20 mins late. Got through customs and immigration in great time and then collected the pocket WiFi. Had to wait 5 ...

Day 23 - Osaka Castle 3D Illumination

A travel blog entry by apat

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... of imagery onto the castle to make it appear that it is moving. Effects included the castle burning, or being cut in half by a samurai sword or at one stage changing into a transformer which twisted and turned and reshaped itself.

Words can't really describe it. Only with pictures or even better, video, can you begin to understand just how well done the illusion was.

The illuminations run on a cycle of around 20 minutes of running ...

DAY 7: Osaka Castle & Syofukunoyu

A travel blog entry by kelsi-rawinia

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... I kept my tea towels on, haha.


We finally got to change and leave and by the time we returned home, it was time for dinner. My host parents sons and their wives and children were coming over for my welcome party. We ate sashimi, a hot pot filled with beef, noodles, cabbage and other stuff. You cook it yourself at the dinner table. We then played Wii-U which was funny and before long, the children became tired and everyone went home.


A strange, but interesting ...

Sayonara

A travel blog entry by spiderwebbs

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Our final day in Japan started with a trip to the Osaka Castle. It is on a very large area of land and is surrounded by a very impressive moat. Most of the area is public park land with wide open spaces. The gate to the castle is built out of very large stones, so large it was a bit of a mystery how they moved them into place. It would definitely have taken a lot of men. You can pay to go into the actual castle which has been converted into an impressive museum. It is 8 ...

Day one: Knackered

A travel blog entry by chiguire

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... br>
Back in good ol' Genf airport, with its wonderfully located watch stores and ever-necessary caviar shop, a photographic theme dawned : finding and documenting 'dead zones' in otherwise crowded places. The deserted-post-apocalyptic-oh-god-everyo ne-I've-known-and-loved-is-dead effect is charming, if you're into that sort of thing. Admittedly, our pricey yet ...

Location

This hotel, located in the Shin Osaka/North Area area of Osaka, is near Osaka Aquarium Kaiyukan, Hep Five Ferris Wheel, Osaka Museum of Housing and Living, and Minoh Park (Mino Koen).
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    TripAdvisor Reviews Via Inn Shin-Osaka West

    3.50 of 5 stars Very Good