Walking from Tennoji to the Bright Lights of Dotonbori

Osaka, Japan

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  • Start or End: I started at Tennoji Train Station (Google Map Directions) and finished at Namba Subway Station (Google Map Directions).
  • Length: 5.4km (3.4mi) in about 3hr
  • Grade: Easy. Flat and fully paved. Just watch out for the crowds.
  • Date Walked: 23rd of November 2017

The Story

An urban walk through the bustle and colour of Shinsekai, Denden Electric Town, Kuromon Ichiba Market and Dotonbori.

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