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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Large-Scale Production of Ebola Virus Antibodies in Ostrich Eggs Kyoto Prefectural University
 Prof. Yasuhiro Tsukamoto and his team at Kyoto Prefectural University succeeded in the large-scale production of antibodies in ostrich eggs that inactivate Ebola virus.  An outbreak of Ebola has been ongoing mainly in Liber...

Kansai Window TV

Non- Japanese  residents  introduce  the charms of Kansai. (Vol.2)
Hi. I'm Mike Rhodes. I'm from the state of Colorado in the United States. But, today I wan...[More...]
Non- Japanese  residents  introduce  the charms of Kansai. (Vol.2)
Today I want to introduce you to the wonder and natural environment of my second hometown in Kuman...[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)