Kansai Information

Corridor is a passageway that surrounds the buildings and inner gardens of shrines and temples.  They are used to go around the grounds of the shrines and temples. Shiawase (happiness) refers to putting the creased ...


Sightseeing News
“KANSAI” is the name of a region composed of Kyoto, Osaka, Nara, Hyogo, Wakayama, Shiga, Fukui, Tokushima, Tottori, and Mie prefectures. KANSAI Tourism Bureau has opened “Welcome to KANSAI, Japan”, a new portal website. The site will disseminate Kansai information to the ...
recommended routes:On this course you can enjoy charms of the north part of Lake Biwa.
You can visit Kurokabe (black wall) Square, a newly renovated historical building with its glass galleries, craft center and restaurants. You will have fun visiting Chikubu-shima Island as well as enj

Kansai Window TV

The charms of Kansai, as introduced by Coordinators for International Relations ― Hyogo Prefecture,Japan ―
I'm James Bollinger from North Carolina, America. I work as a Coordinator for International Re...[More...]
Non- Japanese  residents  introduce  the charms of Kansai. ~Transmit a tradition to the future~ 【Chapter 1】
Good morning. Welcome to Sakai. My name is Emmanuel Ayedoun. I am an international student of Osak...[More...]
Non- Japanese  residents  introduce  the charms of Kansai. ~Transmit a tradition to the future~  【Chapter 2】
We just got off the tramway at station. And now we are at the heart of the old town of Sakai. And...[More...]

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Event Calendar

Early January to mid Fe...
Narcissus Festival
February 25th
Hiwatari Shinji
Last Saturday and Sunda...
Katsuyama Sagicho Matsuri
February 1st to 5th
Yaya Festival
Mid February to mid Mar...
Yuki Jinja Ume Matsuri
Late February to early ...
Big Hina Matsuri (Doll Festival)
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