There are many reasons for you to choose Osaka is your destination in August.
Contemplating Osaka Castle
Osaka Castle is seen as the symbol of Osaka city which represents for Hideyoshi Toyotomi’s power and assets (Hideyoshi Toyotomi was a famous Lord of Japan). Especially, a lot of furniture and decorations in the castle was made of gold.
Around the castle is a 60.000m2-park which is surrounded by cherry trees. It becomes the most beautiful place to see sightseeing in the springs.Add: 1-1, Osaka-jo, chuo-ku, Osaka-shi, Osaka
Visiting Sumiyoshi-taisha temple
This is one of the oldest temple in Osaka which was built in the 3rd century. This temple is followed Japanese style. It is always crowded on the holidays, special occasions, festivals and the first day of the months, especially the new year time. Many couples hold their weddings here.Add: 2-9-89, Sumiyoshi, Sumiyoshi-ku, Osaka-shi, Osaka
Walking on shopping street of Tenjinbashi-suji
|Tenjinbashi-suji shopping street|
This street is 2,6 km of length that is the longest shopping street in Japan. It divided into 6 zones with many stands of clothes, food, and grocery.Add: 1 Tenjin-bashi, Kita-ku, Osaka-shi, Osaka
Contemplating Osaka from Tsutenkaku tower
Tsutenkaku tower was built in 1912 with 64m of height. After the occurrences of fire and war, the tower was rebuilt in 1956 with the height of 100m. From the 5th floor’s observatory, visitors can see the overview of the city.Add: 1-18-6 Ebisuhigashi, Naniwa-ku, Osaka-shi, Osaka
Sitting on the boat and sightseeing in Dotonbori
Dotonbori is a crowded street which is at the south of Dotonbori river. There are many famous shops and restaurants here, especially, the Tonboriribakuruya service – seeing the street on the boat.Add: Doton, Chuo-ku, Osaka-shi, Osaka
Entertaining in Shinsekai
Shinsekai is a bustle street in Ebisu-higashi which has a lot of restaurants with Showa style (Showa is an period of historic time in Japan (1926 – 1989)). Besides, it is well-known for the famous opera houses and park, especially the Gay town – one of three biggest Gay streets in the world.Add: Ebisu-higashi, Naniwa-ku, Osaka-shi, Osaka
Nakaza Kuidaore Cuisine Building
|Nakaza Kuidaore building|
There are many restaurants with a lot of wine, Okonomiyaki, Takoyaki, grilled food, sushi, sweet food here with the really attractive flavors. Besides, the Internet Coffee, convenient shop, and souvenir shop in this building are worth to try.