Category Archives: Osaka

United Airlines 787-8 Dreamliner BusinessFirst Osaka to San Francisco

United Airlines Dreamliner 787-8 from Osaka to San Francisco left promptly at 6:00p. We would arrive in San Francisco at 10:35a (still the same day) and then another flight would leave San Francisco at 2:30P (still the same day), and arrive

Transportation to Kansai International Airport from Osaka Umeda Area

The least expensive transportation to Kansai Airport is the Osaka Airport Limousine Service. A one-way ticket is 1,550 Yen/$15.50 USD, tickets available from machine dispensers. The nearest bus stop is Hotel New Hanyku from where it heads directly to Kansai

Grand Front Buildings has 36 Restaurants on Three Floors, Osaka

Travelers may find it difficult to believe how many hotels, restaurants, malls and stores are crammed in the Osaka/Umeda area. The Grand Front South and North Buildings alone had enough floors to occupy shoppers and lookers for days. Think —

InterContinental Osaka Hotel – Executive Lounge or Club InterContinental

As IHG Platinum Elite members, we were upgraded to the Executive level or, as they refer to it, Club InterContinental. Club InterContinental is located on the 29th floor and open daily between 7:00a-10:00p. There are many perks for guests on

The Luxurious InterContinental Osaka Hotel in Umeda Area

Two-year old InterContinental Osaka is located in the Umeda Grand Front North Building. Grand Front is Osaka’s newest business and entertainment complex in a popular business area. Although I happen to enjoy the Namba Area better, two free nights at

Yasaka Taxi: Osaka Kansai Airport (KIX) to Kyoto

  100+ Adventures under $1000We have used Yasaka Taxi which operates out of Terminal 1 several times at Osaka Airport (KIX). A shared shuttle is 35,000 Yen per person/$35.00 US and they drop at your hotel or other destination in Kyoto.