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Dotonbori, Osaka

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Whether the lights, the entertainment, or the food draws you to Dotonbori, visit this lively, colorful street to see downtown Osaka. Running along a canal, with promenades on either side and bright, neon signs illuminating the area, this street offers hundreds of restaurants and street food options. Serving as a theater district since the 17th century, the area offers entertainment ranging from traditional puppet theater to multiplex movie theaters. Put Dotonbori at the forefront of your travel plans using our Osaka family vacation planner.
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  • This one iconic place for tourist. Shopping area! and maybe you'll meet someone you know for sure LOL. Very recommended.  more »
  • The only thing I didn't say beating Osaka dotonbori goes this but if you go too big expectations and disappointment seemed larger glico in Osaka, so famous and award Board, the famous cheesecake (cheesecake, Pablo as Riku ground cheese cake) is a famous ramen houses, sushi House, Okonomiyaki, etc so many people so delighted, delighted the famous places are going to get much people pushed plenty less time seems to be good, see good walking too Dōtonbori shopping seemed to coincide with the auspicious day was the well
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  • One of the BEST in Japan. Dotonbori is buzzing with activities like having Christmas everyday. It is lined with restaurants, street foods, cosmetics and shops, groceries and other entertainments. It f...  more »