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Minami (Namba), Namba

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One of the city's most popular entertainment districts, Minami (Namba) plays home to a riotous array of restaurants, stores, bars, and blazingly illuminated advertisements. Explore the area's shopping streets and department stores, grab a bite to eat or something to drink at one of the district's eateries and bars, dance your heart out at a nightclub, or watch a show at an entertainment venue. Alternatively, stop in at one of the district's pachinko parlors to try your hand at one of the nation's famous exports. Using our international travel planner, Osaka attractions like Minami (Namba) can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • The perfect place for a stroll down the streets of Namba to discover, taste and admire the scents and impressions of this fascinating city. Highly reccomended!  more »
  • Namba is pretty much the center of Osaka and home to many a pop culture landmark such as the Glico Man and Kani Doraku Crab. It is noisy, shiny and busy and a great spot to catch incredible street...  more »
  • This area is very busy and very lively. Very close to the train as well. There are boat rides to go on from the river. Nambo's atmosphere is like a carnival/ arcade area. Loud, neon signs, people...  more »

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