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Shinsekai

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Shinsekai

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1 Ebisuhigashi, Naniwaku, Osaka 556-0002 Osaka Prefecture
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EbisuchōOsaka Municipal Subway6 min
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Experience the real Osaka with a local guide, who will take you to some of the city's most intriguing neighborhoods. Most tourists stick to the same places and rarely dig beneath the surface to discover the more gritty neighborhoods, where some shady dealings occur. Tour these places safely, and learn about the culture and history of Osaka, with your half-Japanese, half-Australian guide.
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Alvaro Mayorga wrote a review Mar 2020
San Salvador, El Salvador58 contributions7 helpful votes
After Dotonbori this is a great place to get some food; they say that Osaka is Japan's kitchen and I gotta say that I agree with that statement. So many places to select from but the ones we tried were really good.
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Date of experience: June 2019
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Amanda W wrote a review Feb 2020
Seattle, Washington81 contributions23 helpful votes
Come during the night. The lights of the area make this place magical and dare I say, romantic? This is considered as the second most taken photo in Osaka behind the Glico man. So be wary of how busy it can get.
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Date of experience: February 2020
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GoGo2SlowGo wrote a review Feb 2020
Denton, Texas1,534 contributions342 helpful votes
Shinsekai is a colorful area to the west of Tennoji Park packed with shops and restaurants but it is best known for its proximity to the iconic Tsutenkaku Tower. The area opened originally in 1912 along with the tower. Shinsekai means “New World” and because of its modern image the area quickly became a popular tourist attraction. The district created the Luna Park amusement park which was modeled on the original Luna Park in New York’s Coney Island. This is a very colorful area and is worth a visit.
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Date of experience: April 2019
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LukeNgKC wrote a review Feb 2020
Hong Kong, China104 contributions12 helpful votes
Definitely among one of the images when you think of Osaka. The wires, the signboards, and the Tsutenkaku combined into an intriguing cityscape. It may not be as modern as the Dotonbori, still a landmark of Osaka.
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Date of experience: December 2019
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Piseu wrote a review Jan 2020
Mount Holly, North Carolina964 contributions233 helpful votes
We were here with a guide from Pinpoint Travel during a recent visit to Osaka. Great area to walk through with with great shops, places to eat, and photo opportunities. Don't miss this fun area!
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Date of experience: December 2019
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