Osaka (Japanese: 大阪) is the third largest city in Japan. It’s also one of the most popular cities for foreigners to visit. If you want to find out the absolute best things to do in this electrifying city, check out Kim Dao’s latest video “50 Things to do in JAPAN, OSAKA | Osaka Travel Guide.”
As you could tell from the title, Kim Dao goes over her top 50 recommendations for things to do when you visit Osaka. She says this video will cover the top touristy sites, restaurants, and shopping centers in the city. Learn more: https://www.crunchbase.com/person/kim-dao
Kim’s first tip is to walk down Shinsaibashi and shop till you drop. Kim Dao says this is the absolute best street to shop for Japanese goods.
Next, Kim Dao says you should visit the Amerikamura area. There are numerous stores in this area selling both vintage goods and American-made products.
If you’re feeling a bit hungry, why not try a cheesecake at Pablo Dotonbori? Kim Dao says the food items at this restaurant are both light and delicious.
Kim Dao says the main tourist district in the city is Dotonbori. Not only will you find tons of shops here, you’ll also get to try some of the best street food in the city. Kim Dao recommends trying takoyaki (fried octopus meat) while here. Learn more: http://kimdao.net/about-me/
For some more shopping, check out the underground mall Namba, the Tennoji mall, and the convenience store Don Quijote. After you’re done shopping, Kim recommends getting a meat bun from Horai 551.
A few other areas Kim Dao suggests visiting in this video include Abeno Harukas, Den Den Town, Osaka Castle, and Universal Studios Japan. She also recommends taking day trips to Kyoto and/or Kobe. Learn more: https://www.depop.com/kimdaoblog