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Old March 21st, 2004, 06:12 PM   #1
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Kansai 関西 (Osaka, Kyoto, Kobe, Nara, Mie, etc 大阪・京都・神戸・奈良・三重・など)

I'm starting threads featuring Japan's major cities to gather all those great pics we've been posting in different topics in just one. So feel free to repost here these pictures. Also, key facts and historic overviews are welcome.

Let's start with these top quality pictures All pics by Nori 2003 (c)



















































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Plz, is the Akashi Kaikyo bridge in Kobe?
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Old March 21st, 2004, 08:42 PM   #3
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Plz, is the Akashi Kaikyo bridge in Kobe?
Yep, very near to Kobe (Akashi city)
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Old March 22nd, 2004, 01:41 AM   #4
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Osaka 大阪

Again, amazing pics by Nori, his site is full of breath-taking shots. I've selected, downsized and uploaded the best ones for you guys All pics by Nori 2003 (c)

Osaka - Part 1











You've got to love this one: OAP building, kid and cat



Skyline Pictures













To be continued
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Old March 22nd, 2004, 12:50 PM   #5
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Yep, very near to Kobe (Akashi city)
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Old March 22nd, 2004, 02:37 PM   #6
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there's some unusual looking buildings there. they're cool though
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Old March 22nd, 2004, 02:42 PM   #7
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i like the buildings, very modern. and the skyline looks HUGE
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Old March 22nd, 2004, 06:26 PM   #8
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Thank you Carlos !!

Ladies and Gentlemen , finally it has arrived .
I've waited months for this and I enjoy this very much

btw : I am looking forward for the to be continued
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Old March 22nd, 2004, 10:22 PM   #9
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Re: Thank you Carlos !!

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Ladies and Gentlemen , finally it has arrived .
I've waited months for this and I enjoy this very much

btw : I am looking forward for the to be continued
You're welcome

Well, I'll post new pics soon. I'd like to reach enough replies to this thread to have a page 2 and post the pics then; otherwise it'd be too many pictures to load at once, poor 56kers
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Re: Re: Thank you Carlos !!

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poor 56kers
They still exist ? I thought they all have disappeared. Please, Save the 56kers, STOP POACHING, Save them


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Old March 23rd, 2004, 10:33 AM   #11
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Re: Re: Re: Thank you Carlos !!

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Ok ok, 56kers please forgive me Next installment comes below:

Osaka - Part 2
Mizuno tower (157m) & Osaka World Trade Center (256m)



Mizuno from WTC




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Old March 23rd, 2004, 11:28 PM   #13
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Great pictures of osaka vapour! v

I dont think this was posted.
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Old March 24th, 2004, 09:57 AM   #14
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wow! i like the scrapers!
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I coundnt of done a better job myself.

Great pictures of Kobe.

I go down there to pig out at the seafood buffee in Mosaque.Great food and very cheap at around 40 US dollars.
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i live in osaka, and i can tell you, its one hell of a city!

love the photos of the cosmotower - i have about 400 or so hi res photos of osaka but havent worked out the posting thang or how to do it yet.
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i live in osaka, and i can tell you, its one hell of a city!

love the photos of the cosmotower - i have about 400 or so hi res photos of osaka but havent worked out the posting thang or how to do it yet.
You would do me a great favour when I could see those photos !!!!

@ Vapour , post some of those Osaka pics in the ROS section thread plz . This city needs much more attention imo !
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Strange , since the forum underwent its changes the pictures are no longer visual !
I guess the former photogallery isn't uploaded yet.
Love to see part 3 tough
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so sad, no pictures... i wanted to see it too...
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