About Osaka Prefecture
Being the second-largest metropolitan city in Japan after Tokyo, Osaka offers numerous cultural heritage and historical sites alongside its majestic skyscrapers. For this reason, Osaka becomes one of the favorite tourist destinations among foreign visitors.
Aside from its strong historical legacies, Osaka is also home to some modern attractions that is suitable for everyone, such as Universal Studios Japan, Osaka Aquarium, Osaka castle, Umeda Sky Building, and Minami Area. There are also city parks like Kema Sakuranomiya, Nagai, and Tennoji, where both local people and international tourists come to see the cherry blossoms in spring or the r...