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Osaka

Jetstar business class.

Airlines

Flight test: Jetstar business class

Flight Test As I disembark I notice one attendant singing a passenger's baby to sleep.

Dusting off a geek fetish for all things maid in Japan

Meido cafe in Osaka Japan

Dave Tacon 'Welcome home, master!' is the typical greeting at Maidolce cafe in Osaka, Japan.

Japan

Hello kitty

Cat call ... patrons pay to play with cats at Cat Time cafe in Osaka.

In a crowded city, Dave Tacon discovers a cafe where people can make some feline friends.

Osaka

Over the limit

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Think you're a retail champion? Belinda Jackson discovers nothing beats a fantastic plastic work-out in Osaka.

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Travellers Tips

Tripologist

Geishas, gardens and a Minnie for minors

Tripologist We are a family travelling to Japan in April. We have accommodation in Osaka but would like some advice regarding interesting day trips.

Map of Osaka

Travel News

High hopes for Blue Mountains tourism as Duke and Duchess of Cambridge take in the view

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DAISY DUMAS | As the Duke of Cambridge peered over a cliff edge at Narrow Neck lookout near Katoomba on Thursday afternoon, there was a reason for his wife's apparent nerves. Unlike accompanying media and the Mountain Youth Services abseiling team, neither the second in line to the throne, nor the duchess, had the comfort of a safety harness.

Australia to see rush of UK tourists after royal visit

2:57pm | Royal visit by Kate, Wills and baby George is drawing UK tourists Down Under.

Missing Malaysia Airlines flight: CNN's MH370 expert sacked over bad clothes

2:24pm | Flight simulator company sacks instructor for dressing like a teenager during CNN's coverage of missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370.

Alexandra Rose Williams on good behaviour bond after in-flight bum grope

STEVE BUTCHER 12:36pm | A passenger who touched the buttocks of a crew member and tried to kiss him on the cheek on a flight from Manila to Melbourne has been ordered by a magistrate to behave for the next three months.

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