UA-59932936-1
Tag Archives: Osaka
Osaka in Two days

Visiting Osaka for Two Days

With its numerous museums, historical attractions, food markets, and interesting culture, Japan’s second largest city is worth even a brief visit. From the bustling streets to the high-end shopping centers, from aquariums to gardens in the sky, Osaka will never fail to amaze you. If you’re planning a weekend in the city, here’s a helpful […]

Continue Reading
Dotombori Namba is the heartbeat of Osaka, Japan.

Dotombori Namba is the heartbeat of Osaka

Dotombori Namba is the heartbeat of Osaka’s city life. It’s a good place to do everything: eat, shop, drink or watch strangers as they go by. This area has a lot of Japanese teenagers ready to get wasted, have fun and maybe, get laid. The colourful neon lights and the annoying music from almost every […]

Continue Reading

Japan: Gay Osaka

While typing this blog update, I am tipsy. Ok, well, in between tipsy and drunk. What’s the word? The Japanese guy I met at a sauna called Hokuohkan kept on pouring me some sparkling wine at the dinner. And to answer your questions, dahlin, “No, we didn’t do it.” We just met up at the […]

Continue Reading
Open Museum of Traditional Houses in Osaka, Japan.

Open Museum of Traditional Houses

The Open Museum of Traditional Houses in Osaka is in the outskirts of the city but it is very accessible to the subway. From the subway, challenge yourself to walk for 800 meters. It’s easy to find it even if I didn’t see any billboards to direct me there. However, don’t ever expect too much […]

Continue Reading
World's Largest Ferris Wheel and Largest Aquarium Tank in Osaka (2009)

World’s Largest Ferris Wheel and Largest Aquarium Tank in Osaka

I went to two world records today. Oh no, I’m not talking about my sex life. LOL… I’m talking about two amazing things I’ve seen today: the World’s largest Ferris Wheel and the Largest Aquarium Tank in Osaka. Well, I didn’t know that until I read the brochure. JAPAN, THE LAND OF THE RISING SUN THE […]

Continue Reading
Osaka Skyline from Umeda Sky Building

Osaka Skyline from Umeda Sky Building

I left Kyoto this morning at 10:00 and arrived in Osaka 30 minutes later. I’m impressed with Japan’s train system. I didn’t queue up. When I arrived at the JR Express train station in Kyoto, I got a ticket through the vending machine and bingo, the train arrives on time. It was just like a […]

Continue Reading
Osaka Castle plays an important role in Japan's history.

The Glorious Osaka Castle

I’m surprised to know that Japan has a castle. And they do have some. Not just one. And one of the most well-known castles is the Osaka Castle. Nowadays, the castle is turned into a museum with impressive presentation of history using digital technology that will blow you away. The presentations are set in different languages. JAPAN […]

Continue Reading