Directly connected to the Nankai Main Line's Izumi Otsu Station, Izumi Otsu CITY contains stores selling books, general goods and apparel.
The main shrine hall is a national treasure with droves of people lining up for the New Year’s shrine visit at “Sumiyossan”
Many people visit to receive divine blessing from the “kachi daruma”, said to bring good luck
The Tower of the Sun Museum is found where the Osaka World Fair once took place
The weekends are bustling with people when all sorts of events are held
Head to the promenade that looks out over Minoo Waterfall, one of the 100 Best Waterfalls in Japan