Hi, I’m Russel


Hi, I’m Russel

I’ve lived in Osaka for 4 years

I speak English, Tagalog and some Japanese

I am English Teacher


Hey there! I'm Russel, your light-hearted guide in the bustling streets of Osaka. What do I adore about this city? Its pulsating energy intertwined with deep-rooted traditions. I thrive on uncovering those hidden nooks most tourists might overlook – it's where the magic truly lies. From indulging in the most authentic Japanese delicacies to wandering as the locals do, I'm your guy. Oh, and if you're keen on exploring beyond Osaka, let's venture into the scenic Kobe, historic Kyoto, and enchanting Narra. Looking for that unique keepsake or the best sightseeing spots? Trust me, I've got the inside scoop. Join me, and let's make your Osaka journey unforgettable!

My knowledge & interests

Hosts graduation Bachelor of Science in Nursing Hosts expertise Drinks Hosts expertise Nature / outdoors Hosts expertise Shopping
Street food Local cuisine Desserts Food markets Fine dining Unique & unusual foods Cinema Art galleries & museums Street art Parks Gardens Scenic routes Wildlife Hikes Economic history Social history Architectural history Religious history Cityscape photography Street photography Portrait photography Modern architecture Classical architecture Wine Whiskey Third wave coffee Gin Local beers Artisanal tea High-end fashion boutiques Department stores Vintage shops Street markets Handicrafts & souvenirs Traditional culture Popular culture Religious customs Lifestyle culture Rituals & ceremonial customs Alternative or underground culture Vegetarian food Local speciality drinks Painting Sculpture Performance art Traditional art Digital art Folk art Contemporary art Thrift stores Second-hand markets Specialty shops Bookstores Video game stores Music stores Antique shops Landscape photography Wildlife photography Action photography Sports photography Food photography Fashion photography Commercial photography Night photography Nature photography Post-modern architecture Gothic architecture Pre-Columbian architecture Ottoman architecture Ethnic culture Classical music Pop music Jazz music Rock music Blues music Traditional music Country music Folk music Electronic music Hip-hop R&B Soul music Funk music Reggae Metal music

Experiences I love to host