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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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Blade runner made real

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... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 6 days ago
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

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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Bangkok, Thailand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago 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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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Underground Shopping Center. Some of the larger underground complexes Diamor, Dojima, Gare, and the Hilton shopping complex in Umeda, Namba Walk ...

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Anchorage, Alaska
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Shops, malls, trains, food...Namba has it all. If you are using the train to the airport or Koyasan for instance you will find yourself in this area at some point. Busy area with plenty on offer to while away an afternoon.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There's an endless amount of restaurants and shopping to be done here. It's very lively, even in the midweek, with lots of eating and drinking to be done. Good opportunity to try some Kobe steak if you are not going to Kobe.

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Singapore, Singapore
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Another shopping area besides Dotonburi and Shinsaibashi. Liked the underground subway shopping mall where I purchased a ton of confectionery and cheese tarts.

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Manila, Philippines
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Restaurants, malls, subway, train stations - everything you need is in this area. It has a certain charm that's different from other places in Osaka.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

There are many shops for shoppers as well as many restaurants to choose from. Namba city is connected directly from Kansai airport so is a good focal point to explore Osaka city and beyond.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2016

Tons of shopping, restaurants and more! Lots to see and do for tourists. A bit overwhelming as there is so much, so you should not be at a shortage. Be sure to leave yourself plenty of time to explore. We spent a whole day here!

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Manila, Philippines
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2016

You will never run out of food choices in this area. You will find two of the best ramen restaurants in this area, Hanamaruken and Ichiran

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