Osaka to Kansai International Airport with the Airport Limousine Bus Service from KATE

Osaka to Kansai International Airport with the Airport Limousine Bus Service from KATE

The Kansai Airport Transportation Enterprise (KATE) offers a limousine bus service between Osaka and the Kansai International Airport. The service is offered from different locations in Osaka like the Osaka Station or Kintetsu Uehommachi /Shinsaibashi or Nanko/Tenpozan (Kaiyukan) Universal Studios Japan to Terminal 1…

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Top 5 things to do in Osaka, Japan

Top 5 things to do in Osaka, Japan

Osaka is the second biggest city in Japan after Tokyo. It lies in the Kansai region of central Japan and is also the capital of Osaka prefecture. It is famous for street food and is also known as the nations's kitchen or tenka no daidokoro. Kuiadore, a Japanese word…

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Japan Street Food Guide: Okonomiyaki, Takoyaki & Chargrilled Crabs in Dotonbori, Osaka

Japan Street Food Guide: Okonomiyaki, Takoyaki & Chargrilled Crabs in Dotonbori, Osaka

Osaka is also known as 'Japan's kitchen'. Dotonbori that runs along the Dotonbori canal, is Osaka's biggest tourist destination and famous for street food. It is filled with a number of restaurants and food shops offering all kinds of Japanese street food including okonomiyaki and takoyaki…

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Day trip to Nara from Osaka (or Kyoto)

Day trip to Nara from Osaka (or Kyoto)

Nara can easily be done as a day trip from both Osaka and Kyoto. It takes about an hour by train from both the JR Osaka Station and Kyoto Station to reach Nara. The city is an important tourist destination. It is famous for the Nara Park where deer roam freely and the Todai-ji temple that has the world's largest gilded bronze Buddha.

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Imperial Hotel, Osaka, Japan: Review of one of the world's leading luxury hotels

Imperial Hotel, Osaka, Japan: Review of one of the world's leading luxury hotels

After traveling in Japan for almost two weeks lugging my heavy suitcases with me and staying at budget Airbnb homes, I decided to spend the last few days of my trip at the Imperial Hotel in Osaka, one of the world's leading luxury hotels. Osaka was also my final stop in Japan before I flew out from the Kansai International Airport. 

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