Area Distribution : Osaka

Sightseeing Guide: Osaka

Osaka is the second biggest economic area in Japan. It was used to be the center of Japan during the early period. There are many Kofun, the great tombs of the early emperors, especially Emperor Nintoku. Because of the great location with Osaka Bay and Yodo River, it was the economic center of Japan all the way till the end of Edo period. It is still the major city for all western region.