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Shinsaibashi, Osaka
Japan

A normal winter Sunday scene if you walk from Namba station to Shinsaibashi station. Here you can see the Apple Store, Nike, UFJ bank, and Citibank.

Copyright: Mervin manangan
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 10992x5496
Caricate: 21/01/2011
Aggiornato: 15/08/2014
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Tags: osaka; shinsaibashi; apple store
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