Ikeda (Osaka)Osaka Prefecture.
Ikeda city boasts a naturally rich and beautiful environment such as the breathtaking greenery of Satsukiyama and the clean water of the Ina River.
It takes about 20 min from Umeda (the northern centre of Osaka) to Ikeda Station via the Hankyu Takarazuka Line.
phone: +81 72-751-3865This museum features works collected by Kobayashi Ichizo, the founder of both Hankyu Railway and the Takarazuka Revue, in his former home.
Ikeda CastleThe original castle was built by the Ikeda clan in 1334. The modern reconstruction was built in 2000.
address: 8-25 Masumi-choRetells the story of the cup noodles brand and its founder Momofuku Ando.