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Shinsaibashi

Osaka, Osaka Prefecture, Japan
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Ranked #7 of 215 Attractions in Osaka
Type: Neighborhoods
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Adelaide, Australia
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24 reviews 24 reviews
18 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

I've spend a late afternoon there because it was raining. It was crowded and noisy and colourful and the best thing there was that I bought some great home made ice-cream from a Turk born in Istanbul and took many photos ....but nothing spectacular

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Watford, United Kingdom
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25 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Loads of shops to have a look round! This place is massive! You will find loads of restaurants and shops that are locally run and big chains. You can find some great bargains along here. Easy to walk to from Dotonbori as they all kind of link.

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Osaka, Japan
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19 reviews 19 reviews
7 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

This area is famous for their covered shopping area. It stretches for longer than I care to remember walking and I enjoyed every step of the way. Off the beaten path you will find dozens and dozens of individual family owned restaurants and shops. You can also find the famous "love hotels" from the posh to the somewhat … Adventurous.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

Every time I go to Shinsaibashi, I found new excitement. This time I found good and cheap stationery shop at the end of Shinsaibashi. Looking forward to my next visit.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

Great place for all shoppers who visit Osaka. You can find almost everything you are looking for in one place; cosmetics, fashionable goods, food and etc.

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Hong Kong, China
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

There is a very long covered shopping street. Its a must see in Osaka. There are not only tourists, but many local Japanese shop in the street. There are also many restaurants and bars. The original building for Daimaru Dept Store is there.

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Cologne
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57 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

The area gives you kind of a market experience. Located on a covered street you can shop for everything you like. Most shops offer duty free shopping if you show your passport.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

I didn’t want to shop in Japan and then I ended up here and I couldn’t stop! There are so many amazing shops and the strip is endless. It’s great during July due to the summer sales and there are so many little restaurants everywhere, if you are into Japanese fashion or just fashion in general. This is the place.

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Jakarta
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

This is a good place to shop at Osaka. You can find lots of shops and stalls selling many variant of goods and foods. Spend the time with your family together.

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Frankfurt, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

It goes on and on, just walking through it is an amazing experience, definitively recommended when visiting Osaka.

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