NEW TOURISM NAMBA, OSAKA

Discover new “Namba”

As the world is changing, Namba is also about to change -- adding new flavor to the traditions and culture of Osaka. Come and discover new Namba and its charm the city has to offer to Japan and the world.

New Tourism
– Namba, Osaka –

Namba is a city of diversity and change. The driving force is always its people, who capture the new trend of the society.
In preparation for the 2025 Osaka and Kansai Expo, Airbnb and The Osaka Confederation of Shopping Arcade Councils are partnering to introduce the new aspect of Namba through interviews with the locals at the center of the change.

Volume 1: Tadashi Senda, Chairman of the Board of the Osaka Shopping Streets Association

The history of Namba's challenges.

It's new, yet nostalgic. That duality is why Namba is so loved
Volume 1: Tadashi Senda, Chairman of the Board of the Osaka Shopping Streets Association

The history of Namba's challenges.

It's new, yet nostalgic. That duality is why Namba is so loved
Volume 2: Yukihiro Kasai, President of CREO-RU Inc.

Namba as the “world’s number one hub” through food scenes.

Unexpected and unpredictable. Namba, a town full of surprises brings the world an unconventional creation
Volume 2: Yukihiro Kasai, President of CREO-RU Inc.

Namba as the “world’s number one hub” through food scenes.

Unexpected and unpredictable. Namba, a town full of surprises brings the world an unconventional creation

Travel to Namba, Osaka

Downtown Oskaloosa Square
Price:$80 / night
Osky Loft - Southwest Corner of the Square
Price:$99 / night
Dixon Block Loft
Price:$165 / night

In partnership with Osaka Shopping Streets Association

The Osaka Shopping Streets Association was founded in 1941 to promote the commercial economy of Osaka City and stabilize citizens' consumption. It has developed into one of the nation's leading business association organizations for the development of shopping districts and the improvement of the status of merchants. The Osaka Shopping Streets Association aims to create a city and a region that is united with consumers.