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Minami (Namba)

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Address: Namba Chuo-ku, Osaka 542-0076, Osaka Prefecture
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Private Full Day Muslim-Friendly Walking Tour of Osaka
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Love the street singers around here !

Namba is for many a pub destination or expansive brands shopping in Takashimaya center. For me , it's where young artists Japanese people express themselves from street singers to... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
Mouna b
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Namba is for many a pub destination or expansive brands shopping in Takashimaya center. For me , it's where young artists Japanese people express themselves from street singers to dancers in Namba parks. I just enjoy walking by and watching them.

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

All about food, next to dotonbori. Same food different store. Food from 100¥~1000¥. Shopping paradise

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Nice building at namba parks however shop in the building a bit expansive than outside at namba street.

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Orange, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great place to visit. Had different shops and safe to travel night time. I wen there twice during my trip in Osaka.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a must see shopping area of Osaka, with a great variety of shops it should really be the food that brings you along the 'river'. The laid back feel of somewhere like San Fran and appreciation of food similar to Paris or Melbourne this is the perfect place to experience Japanese and Osaka delicacies. Also worth noting that... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

i spent most of my time in Osaka here at the mall. i once asked an exchange student if people walk on the opposite side of the mall in Japan. they do.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had the pleasure of experience the late night in Minami. Lots of things going on...lot of clubs and bars open to the "weeeee" of the night...i finally had a jager in Osaka!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Japan is a cash country so make sure to bring extra cash when you plan to drop by Namba. Because you'll most likely end up buying what you didn't plan to get to begin with -- there are so many shops that will definitely get your attention here.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 18, 2017

No matter what time you visit Minami the one thing that will strike you is "so many people", by day this is the centre of a massive covered shopping street (shotengai) by night its transformed into a scene out of Blade runner (minus the rain and Rutger Hauer). Its worth going at night to see the Neon signs...

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 17, 2017 via mobile

One of the most popular spot in Osaka. Lots of good restaurants and shopping places. Very busy all day. Highly recommend.

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