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I love the Umeda Sky Building

Advantages: View and fake mist
Disadvantages: Glass Elevator

This place has a great view over Osaka, I have a bit of a fear of enclosed heights so the Glass Elevator ride which will take you to the top, had me a bit worried but my friends (I have been a few times) loved it. I have been in the daytime and the eveni ...

worm1976 27.07.2005 · Read full review
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Universal Studios Japan - USJ

Advantages: Fun, Well put together
Disadvantages: Expensive

On arrival in Osaka any Japanese person will ask you Have you Been to USJ? Seems to be the most recommended place in town. USJ was opened in 2001and is in the citys west waterfront district. Prices Adult 5500yen, child 3700yen, senior (over 65) 4800y ...

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The Floating Island Airport

Advantages: Clean, Modern, Sleek Building
Disadvantages: slight long walks

During the 90's, Osaka needed a new airport because of two reasons. Competition with Tokyo and because the current airport was a threat to the neighborhood area. Infact the old airport was only 200m away from an elementary school. Because Japan is really ...

cyclone88 24.12.2002 · Read full review
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Review of Osaka - Kansai, Japan (KIX)

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Modern!

Advantages: clean and modern
Disadvantages: long walks

Kansai is Japan's nesest international airport, serving the cities of Osaka, Kyoto and Kobe. It's built on reclaimed land in the sea, so it makes for an interesting approach as you get closer and closer to the water. On arrival in the terminal, be prepa ...

moraghewat 28.06.2000 · Read full review
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Not a real Castle but worth a visit.

Advantages: A large open space in the centre of Osaka.
Disadvantages: Why not go to Himeji castle or Kyoto?

...TRANSPORT: JR Osaka-Loop Osaka-Jo Koen ADMISSION: 600yen (Children Free) HOURS: 9-5pm Osaka castle is a modern reconstruction. It still looks very beautiful from afar but if you want the feel of a genuine wooden castle, with hidey holes and sword mar ...

oblivionjapan 27.04.2007 · Read full review
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Review of Osaka Castle (Osaka-jo), Osaka

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