- Created on Tuesday, 02 August 2011 23:56
- Written by Paz Alfonso
- Category: Travel Tips
Country Code +81 (6)
Currency JPY100 = US$1.18
Take the Nankai Express Rapit from Kansai International Airport to Osaka (38 minutes to Namba Station) and th JR Haruka limited express (33 minutes to Tenno-ji, 51 minutes to Shin-Osaka).
Plan a day trip to the former imperial capital of Japan, Kyoto, a 30 minute train ride from Osaka. Check out Uzumasa Eiga Mura, Kurama and the Fushimi Inari Shrine for pictureque landscapes and architecture.
Walk around the Namba and checkout the bars, retaurants, nightclubs, arcades and entertainment parlor. Parks Tower houses a variety of restaurants. Then relax in the rooftop garden, so green you'll forget you're in the city!
Stay at the Ritz Carlton Hotel and enjoy the wonderful interior design and large bathrooms. A good base from which to exlpore the city.