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Osaka Destination Guide

Touring Osaka in Japan.

Osaka in the region of Ōsaka with it's 2,592,413 citizens is located in Japan - some 246 mi (or 396 km) West of Edo, the country's capital city.

Map of the area of Osaka in Japan

Time in Osaka is now 04:49 PM (Saturday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Tokyo" with an UTC offset of 9 hours. Depending on your travel resources, these more prominent places might be interesting for you: Yao, Tsu, Takatsuki, Suita, Shizuoka or Nanjiaowai. Being here already, consider visiting . We collected some hobby films in the internet. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

12°C / 53 °F Clear sky
Morning Temperature 12°C / 53 °F
Evening Temperature 9°C / 48 °F
Night Temperature -2°C / 29 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 38%
Air Pressure 1001 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from South
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Clear sky

Sunday, 26th of March 2017
Heavy intensity rain, light breeze, broken clouds.
Heavy intensity rain Day: 11°C (53 °F)
Night: 5°C (41 °F)
Monday, 27th of March 2017
Light rain, moderate breeze, scattered clouds.
Light rain Day: 10°C (49 °F)
Night: -0°C (31 °F)
Tuesday, 28th of March 2017
Light rain, scattered clouds.
Light rain Day: 10°C (51 °F)
Night: 6°C (42 °F)

Videos

Mary Hopkin - Good Bye Live in Osaka Jul...

02:40 min ( May 02, 2009 by Kuramochi0214)
Views: 11,665 - Rating: 5/5

For You, Mary and Jessie. Happy Birthday to you, Mary. Your birthday is always holiday in my country (May the 3rd is Law Estimated Memorial Day in Japan). * Mary Hopkin sings Good Bye in Osaka Midsumm...

Japanese Knives World's Best Tested and...

03:46 min ( May 24, 2012 by overlander)
Views: 8,483 - Rating: 3.66667/5

Japan makes the best kitchen knives in the world and Osaka is the capital of knife making in Japan. I visit Tower Knives in Osaka where owner Bjorn allows me to test various knives of differing qualit...


[HD] - Nakanoshima Island East Night W...

03:48 min ( November 11, 2010 by OsakaNightTube)
Views: 15,897 - Rating: 0/5

Nakanoshima Island East Night Walk Tour at Osaka Japan Nakanoshima is a symbolic spot of Aqua Metropolis Osaka. In the Edo era, Nakanoshima flourished as a major economic hub in Japan. And now, Nakan...

[HD]OSAKA - Hikari-Renaissance Osaka Ja...

06:57 min ( December 19, 2011 by OsakaNightTube)
Views: 13,483 - Rating: 0/5

OSAKA 2011 Night View of Osaka Japan, OSAKA Hikari-Renaissance 2011 (OSAKA Renaissance of Lights 2011) Passport to the World Local site list Hachikenyahama Port Nakanoshima Park (Rose G...


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Upcomming Local Events

A brief summary of interesting events comming up in Osaka during the next days.

25
Mar
2017

Grand Sumo Tournament 2017 Osaka - Day 14

Beginning: 08:15 am (08:15).
More on eventful.com.

Newport At.Socorefactory Endrun『oneway』release Party

Beginning: 06:00 pm (18:00).
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26
Mar
2017

Sumo Wrestling In Japan – March Tournament - Day 15

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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Open2last - EU& Japan Tour IN Osaka -

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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Grand Sumo Tournament 2017 Osaka - Day 15

Beginning: 08:15 am (08:15).
More on eventful.com.

どんぐり壮行会

Beginning: 05:00 pm (17:00).
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27
Mar
2017

Fall Out Boy

Beginning: 07:00 pm (19:00).
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28
Mar
2017

Johnny's WEST

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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29
Mar
2017

Idina Menzel

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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Johnny's WEST

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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Interesting facts about this location

Higashi-Umeda Station

Higashi-Umeda Station is a railway station on the Osaka Municipal Subway Tanimachi Line in Umeda, Kita-ku, Osaka, Japan. The station is located along Whity Umeda.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 34.69, 135.5 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Osaka Municipal Subway stations

Nishi-Umeda Station

Nishi-Umeda Station is the terminus railway station of the Osaka Municipal Subway Yotsubashi Line in Umeda, Kita-ku, Osaka, Japan, close to Herbis OSAKA and Herbis ENT operated by Hanshin Electric Railway Co. , Ltd. and the two Hilton Plazas.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 34.69, 135.5 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Osaka Municipal Subway stations

HEP Five

HEP Five is a major shopping mall and entertainment center in the Umeda commercial district of Kita-ku, Osaka.

More reading: HEP Five homepage
Located at 34.69, 135.5 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Buildings and structures in Osaka, Shopping centres in Japan, Visitor attractions in Osaka

Ōsaka Station

is a major railway station in the Umeda district of Kita-ku, Osaka, Japan, operated by West Japan Railway Company (JR West). It forms the city's main rail terminal in the north.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 34.69, 135.5 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Buildings and structures in Osaka, Osaka Loop Line, Railway stations in Osaka Prefecture, Railway stations opened in 1874, Tōkaidō Main Line

Umeda Station

is a railway station located in Kita-ku in the northern commercial center of Osaka, Japan. It is the busiest station in Western Japan, serving 2,343,727 passengers daily in 2005. Umeda Station is served by the following railways: Hankyu Railway Hanshin Electric Railway Osaka Municipal Subway The freight terminal of Japan Freight Railway Company (JR Freight) (Umeda Freight Branch of Tōkaidō Main Line), closed in 2013, was also called Umeda.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 34.69, 135.5 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Hankyu Railway Kobe Line, Hankyu Railway Kyoto Line, Hankyu Railway Takarazuka Line, Hanshin Electric Railway Main Line, Osaka Municipal Subway stations, Railway stations in Osaka Prefecture, Stations of Japan Freight Railway Company

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Quote of the moment

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