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Dotonbori, Osaka

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Whether the lights, the entertainment, or the food draws you to Dotonbori, visit this lively, colorful street to see downtown Osaka. Running along a canal, with promenades on either side and bright, neon signs illuminating the area, this street offers hundreds of restaurants and street food options. Serving as a theater district since the 17th century, the area offers entertainment ranging from traditional puppet theater to multiplex movie theaters. See Dotonbori and all Osaka has to offer by arranging your trip with our Osaka travel planner.
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  • Arrived in Osaka not really knowing what to expect, fortunately our hotel was bang smack in the middle of Dotonbori. This district is amazing and has almost everything you could wish for. Highlights f...  more »
  • This time because of the son's "love", thus creating this street "traveler" city! 2019/06/25 Set foot in this city, I was the first time that i came to "The Second Time" to Ps落️; The world check the house station"! After adjusting for my check-in, I was tired, so I took a slow walk in the direction of the "Dao Yu". Walking to the "heart" is already "more than 7 pm", is really the people of the pit valley, the shop, and there are those travelers must take pictures of the "runner kanban" - the crowd, see the shops, the road push must eat food. Can only use "eye-watering" to describe this city fried, boiled, roasted, there is something, only afraid of your one "belly" is not !!! It doesn't mean to make sure you need to build it again next time.
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