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Collaboration between nature and culture: The Cosplay Woods
 The Cosplay Woods is an event to enjoy cosplay culture in collaboration with nature. In the large premises and open space of the Osaka Prefectural Youth Retreat, you can enjoy activities a bit different from your ordinary li...


Sightseeing News
Utsubo Park located in Hommachi area, the city center of Osaka, is known as “City Oasis” full of seasonal flowers and green.  Especially its rose garden is very beautiful and the best time is expected within a week. How about visiting the park during GW? Access: a few m...
recommended routes:Course to fully enjoy the attractions of Kyoto.
In this course, you will visit places of interest in the old capital, viewing steam locomotives or riding a Trolley train in which you can view the beautiful valley scenery, and ride the Hozu River on

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Maddie's Journal ~A Breath of Fresh Air : Exploring Shiga, Japan's Lake Country~
Okay, so my name is Madeline Thompson and I was born in Massachusetts, which is on the East Coast ...[More...]
Maddie's Journal ~Tastes & Flavors of Shiga, Japan's Lake Country~
Hey! My name is Madeline Thompson, and I was born in Massachusetts in the Eastern United States. B...[More...]
Non- Japanese  residents  introduce  the charms of Kansai. (Vol.3)
Hi everyone, my name is Jenifer Tanikawa and I am a second generation Japanese Canadian hailing fr...[More...]

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The Phantom Daibutsu Railway and the Shinkansen
Do you know about the Daibutsu Railway? It is a local railway that used to run in the south of Kyoto Prefecture and in Nara City near the Daibutsuden or the Great Buddha Hall. Because it lasted for only nine years, it is c...
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