Things To Do

Shitennoji Temple Tennoji
In an effort to make this section manageable and sensible, I've arranged 'things to do' by shopping, museums, food, theme parks and other outdoor recreation, and sightseeing (castles, temples, shrines, etc.). If you can think of any better ways to arrange or just think my attempts at sensibility have failed, let me know( ´ ▽ ` )ノ Clicking on the items under each category will link you to the related posts.

Shopping (major)
Abeno Q's Mall
HEP Umeda Osaka
LUCUA Umeda Osaka

MOSAIC Kobe Harborland
NU Chayamachi

Shopping (local)
3☆tears closet

Osaka Maritime Museum

KARMA (Indian)
Sweets Sweets (dessert buffet)
The Platinum Umeda (buffet) 
San Siro (Italian bar)

Theme Parks & Recreation
Hiking in Ashiya & Arima (Hyogo Pref.)
Hiking in Mt. Ikoma (Nara Pref.)


Akame 48 Waterfalls
Nishikinohama (beach)
Maiko Beach 
Osaka Sakura in 2013

Hanshin Koshien Stadium
Kyocera Dome

Universal Studios Japan 
USJ: One Piece Premiere Summer

Sightseeing (temples, castles, shrines, etc.)
Shitennoji Temple Tennoji
Osaka Castle
Adventure World

Nipponbashi Street Festa (Spring)
Bucchigiri Festival (Summer)
Summer Sonic 2012 (Summer
KERA Fashion Show 2012 (Autumn)
Halloween 2012 in Kansai (Autumn)
Nagashima's Nabana no Sato Winter Illumination (Winter)

O-Hanami (flower viewing)
 Coming Soon!