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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. See Dotonbori and all Osaka has to offer by arranging your trip with our Osaka travel planner.
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  • Arrived at night time at Osaka. This was my first time in Japan. I was dismayed with the trash along Dotonbori. Unlike the rest of Japan that Ive been to, you can see trash in the streets here...  more »
  • It's a very good place, but as you know it's a tourist area and it's gonna be very crowded, I recommend to go in the late night the lights are amazing  more »
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