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5 New Places Around Tokyo To Explore With 1 JR Pass When Osaka & Kyoto Have Been Done & Dusted

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New places around Tokyo to explore by train   Image adapted from:  @tak.yamataka You might’ve conquered metropolitan Tokyo, strolled through the iconic Torii gates in Kyoto or rode every single ride in Universal Studios Japan, Osaka . But beyond this golden trinity, there’s still a wealth of areas for you...
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13 Budget Things To Do In Osaka After Squandering All Your Yen In Tokyo

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Conquering Osaka on a budget   Here's the one lifehack any budget traveller needs to know before visiting Osaka: there's a concession pass that gets you almost unlimited travel across their entire subway network, and free entry to 30 of Osaka's most iconic attractions. It's perfect for Singaporean budget travellers,...
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Silver Ball Planet, Osaka - Asia's Largest Collection Of Vintage Pinball Machines

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Silver Ball Planet in Osaka     Google "Osaka" and you'll find one recurring theme through all the posts you'll find: it's a transit town that tourists go to as a gateway to the more popular Kyoto, Nara, and Kobe. What many of those posts neglect to mention is that...
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13 USJ + Harry Potter World Insider Hacks To Make Your Trip To Osaka Worth Every Knut

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Universal Studios Japan Insider Information   Confession: I've been to Osaka twice in the past year, once for a holiday and a second time - this trip - specifically to visit Universal Studios Japan . Most Singaporeans would have only been to Universal Studios Singapore (USS), but if you're using...
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20 Things To Do in Osaka In Under 72 Hours


Osaka - Japan’s Biggest Secret   Osaka is commonly seen as a city for travellers to transit at before jetting off to glossier cities like Tokyo and Hokkaido, but it shouldn’t be that way. Osaka has steadily grown into a destination to visit over the past few years. There's so...
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