So, the Story Begins
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Osaka, where traditional culture and modern lifestyles coexist in harmony.
Your visit here will be unforgettable, thanks to the friendly, laid-back people of Osaka and incredible Japanese cultural experiences.
Experience unique activities such as the traditional Japanese tea ceremony, spiritual waterfall meditation, local festivals, the art of culinary perfection, knife craftsmanship, and a stroll through historical cityscapes.
Feel the essence of Osaka beyond its neon-lit streets and shopping culture.
Welcome to Osaka!
Goals of the film
This video was produced for two main purposes.
1. To convey the significance of the hospitality extended by ministers and other guests at the welcome reception for the G7 Trade Ministers’ Meeting held in Osaka and Sakai in October 2023, as well as the communication of the importance of the meeting being held in Sakai.
2. In preparation for the EXPO 2025 OSAKA, KANSAI, JAPAN, the city hopes to enhance awareness and interest in experiential content with traditional and historical significance located in Osaka, particularly in South Osaka, including Sakai, for the purpose of attracting tourism.
***South Osaka refers to the area where 22 cities and towns, including Izumi and Minami Kawachi, are located.
1. Representatives of ministers and international organizations attending the welcome reception for the G7 Trade Ministers’ Meeting, including ministers from various countries and consuls general.
2. As individuals visiting EXPO 2025 OSAKA, KANSAI, JAPAN, the main target audience is set to include people from Japan, South Korea, Taiwan, Hong Kong, the United States, Australia, the United Kingdom, France, Thailand, and the Philippines. This selection is based on the number of passengers at Kansai International Airport and the demographics of visitors to the Dubai Expo.