Been There – Osaka

Starbucks Been There – Osaka is a mug for one of Japan’s major cities, that boasts a rich history dating back over 1,500 years. Originally known as Naniwa, it served as a bustling port and the nation’s capital during the 7th and 8th centuries under the reigns of Emperor Kōtoku and Emperor Shōmu. The city played a pivotal role in Japan’s maritime trade, connecting the country with the rest of Asia. During the Azuchi-Momoyama period in the late 16th century, Osaka Castle was constructed under the orders of Toyotomi Hideyoshi, a key figure in Japan’s unification.… Read more

Icon – Osaka

This Icon mug came from Osaka, Japan. Light Blue is used as its theme color. Osaka Castle can be seen on the front of the mug and Dotonbori-gawa Canal on the back.
This mug is somewhat hard to find.
Countries of production: China… Read more