Hi, I’m Andy


Hi, I’m Andy

I’ve lived in Osaka for 7 years

I speak English, Japanese

I am Educator


Hey there! I'm Andy, your friendly host in vibrant Osaka. Having lived in Japan for 23 years, I have a lot of insider information to share. Osaka is an absolute treasure trove of energy, blending tradition and modernity like nowhere else. The locals are always ready with a smile, and the city's mercantile spirit keeps things buzzing! When I'm not soaking up Osaka's unique vibes, you can find me hunting for hidden gems at the city's flea markets. And when it comes to dining, I'm always up for an adventure. Osaka's culinary scene is a never-ending journey of discovery. From temples and shrines that whisper history to the vibrant youth culture of Namba and Amemura, I've got the insider scoop. And let's not forget Osaka's rich historical tapestry – I'm like a walking encyclopedia! So, whether you're itching to explore the city's cultural heritage or dive into its culinary wonders, I'm your go-to guy in Osaka. Let's make your trip an unforgettable adventure!

My knowledge & interests

Hosts graduation History Hosts expertise Nature / outdoors Hosts expertise History Hosts expertise Culture & customs
Street food Local cuisine Desserts Food markets Cinema Scenic routes Political history Economic history Social history Classical architecture Local beers Vintage shops Street markets Traditional culture Popular culture Religious customs Lifestyle culture Alternative or underground culture Local speciality drinks Traditional drinks Japanese sake Second-hand markets Video game stores Music stores Sports photography Pop music Rock music Funk music Metal music Indie music Camping

Experiences I love to host