Kansai Information

Shirokita River Cherry Blossom Festival Slated! –	Passing through a tunnel of fully-blooming cherry blossoms & illuminated cherry blossoms at night–
Under the slogan, “Making Shirokita River into a Symbolic Sightseeing Spot in Joto Ward,” the “I Love Shirokita River” Executive Committee will hold the Shirokita River Cherry Blossom Festival –Passing through ...

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Development of an Antibody that Eliminates the Substance Involved in the Pathogenesis of Alzheimer’s Disease – Osaka City University
A research team led by Associate Professor Takami Tomiyama (photo), Osaka City University Graduate School of Medicine, has developed a new monoclonal antibody that eliminates hyperphosphorylated ‘tau’ proteins involved...

Kansai Window TV

Non- Japanese  residents  introduce  the charms of Kansai. (Vol.2)
The history of Kumano spreads over more than a 1000 years, with pilgrims coming down from other pa...[More...]
Non- Japanese  residents  introduce  the charms of Kansai. (Vol.2)
Here we are at Hosshinmon Oji, a popular spot to lead into Hongu area. And what's important is...[More...]


Sightseeing News
This time of year, beautiful “Robai” (wintersweet) flowers are enjoyed in many parts of the Kansai region. The small and yellow flowers look like plum flowers. They smell so sweet and they look as if they were made of wax. The flower name “Robai” literally means “plu...

Event Calendar

KIPPO Press Tour Art+Culture MIE Tourism Guide(英) KYOTO TRAVL GUIDE(英) 堺観光ガイド(英) Hyogo Tourism Guide(英) 大阪ミュージアム構想(英) 和歌山(英) 熊野古道(英) KYOTO PREFECTURE(英) 神戸ビエンナーレ(英) go. biwako(英) 水都大阪(英) Fukui Tourism Guide(英) 福井ふるさと百景(英) 神戸レストランガイド(英) 時雨殿(英) OSAKA-INFO(英) Feel KOBE (英) 経産局(英) The Kansai World Masters Games 2021 大阪企業家ミュージアム(英)