Shinsekai is known as being Osaka's most chaotic town in many ways. It is such an interesting area to explore. From gazing at Osaka's iconic Tsutenkaku Tower to eating some of the best kushikatsu in the city at Janjan Yokocho, the place is packed with fun things to do.
Of its full name, "Naniwa Kappo Kigawa" is a flagship high-grade restaurant in Osaka where you can eat traditionally inspired dishes prepared according to the kappo method. If you visit Osaka and want an unforgettable culinary experience, mark Kigawa as a must-go!
Osaka Aquarium Kaiyukan is a really popular aquarium in Osaka. Their whale shark is really famous and it is the symbol of Osaka Aquarium Kaiyukan. This aquarium is pretty huge and has different areas where you can watch, interact and play with fish and mammals!
Osaka's Kita (north) district Umeda is home to many great shops, restaurants, and attractions. Here's a guide to how to fully enjoy Umeda while you are in Osaka! Please read to find out some of the best things do in Osaka, Japan.
Located in the south part of Osaka, Namba is a lovely area to visit. You can stroll down Namba walk and try out some of Osaka's best restaurants. Here's a list of 12 outstanding places to have a meal, each featuring a different type of cuisine (except for okonomiyaki, for which we listed 2 shops).
If you have the chance to visit Osaka, there is an unavoidable cheesecake you can only buy there. The name of the shop is "Rikuro Ojisan" or "Uncle Rikuro" and there are several locations in Osaka. Not only locals but visitors are going crazy for this fluffy cheesecake! Once you try it, you'll understand why..