Osaka Articles

The most photogenic smoothies in Japan

Being a generation of Instagrammers and social media addicts, it’s only natural that we are attracted to photogenic foods and drinks. Japan has mastered the art of visually appealing food - just look at all the theme cafes and the ingenious menus they come up

Totti Candy - Amerika Mura

Totti CandyI went to Amerika Mura during my trip to Japan earlier this year!I went especially because I wanted to try the Cotton Candy and other sweet goods from Totti Candy, after seeing it on instagram!And honestly, I have an obsession with candyfloss, I LO

How to Enjoy the Best of Osaka in 2 Days

Osaka is the second largest metropolitan area in Japan and this city has been known as the ‘The Kitchen of The Nation’. According to the latest population survey, Osaka has reached 2.7 million in July, 2017. Obviously, Osaka has developed as a commercial town

Kishiwada Port Festival (Kishiwada Minato Matsuri)

Other than being extremely HOTTTTT during the summer in Japan, one other special thing during summer in Japan would be the SUMMER FESTIVALS!!! Summer festival, also known as Natsu Matsuri, is one kind of ceremonious event in Japan each year. People from differ

Scary Halloween Time at the Universal Studios Japan

Halloween is a big topic in Japan. Not originally coming from there, they adapted a lot of traditions and starting from September you can find everything you need for your own Halloween party. Even many food chains and branches go with the Halloween theme and

[Osaka] Let you play and travel in Universal Studios easily and delightedly 

     Hasn't you get some problems when you're friend or kids wanted to go to some theme park? This post can solve all this problems.     If you want to go to some theme park, I strongly recommend you guys go to universal studios park.      The ticket in the pa

Ride a Really Old Tram (Japan's Chin Chin Densha)

Japan is so often known for its cutting-edge technology, for its robots and Shinkansen (bullet-trains). I think almost anyone who has spent even a little time travelling or living here though will know that Japan is actually this eclectic mix of old and new in

A Fun Time with the Osaka Amazing Pass

Osaka is one of the most popular places in Japan to be visited by foreign tourists next to Tokyo and Kyoto. There are many things to see and to do – and there is an amazing way to save money while your sightseeing tour in Osaka: let’s us the OSAKA AMAZING PASS

Osaka Food Guide

Osaka is famous as the place to go to “eat till you drop” - or literally “kuidaore” in Japanese. In the Edo era it was also known as being the “kitchen” of Japan for being where a large amount of rice was stored in warehouses. Flour Power Today, the Dotonbori

Where's the Highest Ferris Wheel?

Do you know that Japan is Ferris Wheel fans' paradise? Among many, the highest one, of which height is 123 meters high, is located at Osaka Expocity in Osaka, which was opened in 2015.

Spring In Japan

IntroductionPerhaps the most popular time for visitors, spring in Japan is a time of beauty and memory making. The weather is usually breezy and pleasant, ushering people outside to appreciate the budding natural surroundings. Flowers, festivals and food are j

Let's go to Orbi Osaka (Expocity)!

Introductionオービィ大阪は、英国放送協会(BBC)が世界各地で撮影したジャングルや火山、野生動物などの映像を、セガ(SEGA)の技術でプロデュースする自然体感型エンターテインメント施設です。Articles[theme contents] [type=grid]

The First Impression of Osaka

As the second largest city in Japan, Osaka is often compared to the capital city Tokyo—both popular travelling destinations in Japan. Despite some similarities, Osaka possesses a unique urban atmosphere, and only by being there can you explore and experience t

Osaka 4-day-tour Itinerary

#Day1#The focus on your first day should be Osaka Castle Park and Umeda. Located in the downtown area, Osaka Castle Park is easily accessible and is close to other scenic spots. It is neighbors with the Osaka Museum of History, which exhibits cultural relics a

The Best Time to Travel to Osaka

Osaka has four distinctive seasons, all of which are suitable for traveling all throughout the year. Spring and autumn, however, are the peak seasons. In spring, you can enjoy the dancing sakura. Locals refer to sakura appreciation as Hanami or “encounter

Explore Expocity & Japan's Biggest Ferris Wheel

A symbol of the 1970 World Expo held in Osaka, artist Taro Okamoto's Tower of the Sun stands tall, arms outstretched, looking out at all around him. Soon, this iconic statue will be looking up and across the Expo ’70 Commemorative Park to Expocity and a newer,

Osaka Record Shopping -- the Inside Track

I buy and sell records. Record selling is my profession and my obsession. This obsession has taken me to many countries. I've had lots of great moments (and finds!) but nothing -- absolutely nothing! -- compares with record shopping in Japan. I’ve traveled all

Odigo News: EXPOCITY Ferris Wheel Project in Osaka

Often we are asked about how Odigo came to be... well, you may already know that we were founded byRedhorse Corporation, and RedHorse Traveller.Recently we were privy to some really exciting news from one of our founders who is also the Director and CEO of Red