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Osaka | Japan Itinerary

where we stayed

 

Hotel the Flag Shinsaibashi—

Amazing value. Everything from the entrance to the hotel to the lounge area to the actual room was thoughtfully and tastefully designed. The breakfast buffets were also excellent.

DAY ONE

T-Site Bookstore—

With brick and mortar bookstores bordering (pun intended 😭) on extinction, I was all kinds of happy and nostalgic to find a bookstore teeming, literally wall-to-wall, with books

 
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Photo taken with my wide angle clip-on phone lens.

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Wearing Nikes

Cafe & Pancake Gram—

These pancakes were all fluff in the best way possible

Granknot Coffee—

 
 
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L is wearing a Timex watch, JCrew shirt, and Herschel fanny pack.

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Dotonbori—

 
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Shinsaibashi-Suji Shopping Street—

 

DAY TWO

 

Kyoto Station—

Tonkatsu Wako—

Umeda Sky Building—

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L is wearing a Herschel fanny pack

 
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Ippudo Ramen—

Having had the Ippudo in NYC, we had to try it in Japan.

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