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The Kansai World Masters Games 2021 Introduction to the Kansai World Masters Games 2021
 The World Masters Games is a global multi-sport event held every four years targeted on athletes at middle to elderly age. With more athletes ...

This is the first time the World Masters Games (WMG) will be held in Asia! WMG is a global multi-sport event where anyone who is 30 years or older can come participate, from anywhere in the world. The single biggest multi-sport event on earth, WMG, will be coming to the Kansai Area of Japan in May 2021. “Let’s get fired up again and try again” is the slogan for the Kansai World Masters Games 2021.
The Masters Koshien Baseball Game Introduction to the Masters Koshien Baseball Game
 In Japan, every spring and summer, a nationwide high school baseball Invitational tournament is held at Koshien Stadium. All the high school b...

The game is held for all those former high school baseball players who can’t give up their dreams of playing baseball at their sacred ball park , Koshien Stadium. In the 11th game, 16 out of a total of 358 teams fight against their opponent on the “Field of Dreams” after winning the local preliminary tournaments. The potential participant teams of “Masters Koshien” think of the Kansai World Masters Games 2021 as the “World Series” of “Masters Baseball.” Please try again in the sports you engaged in when you’re younger! Let’s restart our life with sports as a participant in the 2021 Kansai World Masters Games!
Again: Koshien, 28 Years Later Introduction to the film "Again: Koshien, 28 Years Later"
 The film "Again: Koshien, 28 Years Later" will be showing in theaters nationwide starting from January 17th, 2015. This film is orig...

The film is originated from the best-selling novel “Again” written by the Naoki Prize-winning author, Mr. Kiyoshi Shigematsu, on the subject of “Masters Koshien.” From January 17th, 2015, it’s showing in theaters nationwide. In the novel “Again,” an ex-high-school baseball player meets up with one of the student staff members of “Masters Koshien.” Upon this fortunate meeting, he once again decides to try making his dream come true: playing a baseball game in Koshien Stadium” which is an unrealized dream for him. Catch is a fundamental part of baseball, and serves as a bridge that connects people. Having the WMG in 2021, the whole Kansai Area will be filled with excitement and energy, generated by all the adult athletes coming from all over the world. You’ll be given a message of encouragement that brings vitality to you and to the future.
Welcome to Fukui Prefecture Non- Japanese residents introduce the charms of Kansai. (Vol.1)
Welcome to Fukui Prefecture.My name is Xu and I am from Zhejiang Province in China.I would like to tell you about famous places and cuisine in Fukui...

Eihei-ji Temple Fukui Prefectural Dinosaur Museum Yoroppa-ken Mikata Five Lakes
The head temple of Japan’s Soto School of Buddhism. This museum is one of the three biggest dinosaur museums in the world. The first owner of Yoroppa-ken studied cooking in Germany. It is made up of five lakes: Lake Mikata, Lake Suigetsu, Lake Suga, Lake Hiruga, and Lake Kugushi.
Eihei-ji Temple Non- Japanese residents introduce the charms of Kansai. (Vol.1)
This is Eihei-ji, the head temple of Japan's Soto School of Buddhism. ...

Eihei-ji Temple Sanmon Sanshokaku Daikuin
Eihei-ji is located in Eiheiji-cho in Fukui Prefecture, and its total area spans 33 hectares. 150 priests from all over Japan devote themselves to ascetic training here. The ceiling panels are decorated with 223 paintings done by 144 famous artists. Daikuin is the kitchen of Eihei-ji, and all the food that the monks eat is made here.
Fukui Prefectural Dinosaur Museum Non- Japanese residents introduce the charms of Kansai. (Vol.1)
Fukui Prefecture has the most dinosaur excavation sites in Japan. This museum is one of the three biggest dinosaur museums in the world, along with ...

Fukui Prefectural Dinosaur Museum Escalator The Fukuiraptor Excavation Site to Open to the Public in Summer 2014 
Fukui Prefecture has the most dinosaur excavation sites in Japan. When you enter the museum, get off the escalator, and arrive on the first basement level. Here the Fukuiraptor is on display. This was the first complete fossil to be restored in Japan. Why don’t you come and experience it hands-on?
Yoroppa-ken Non- Japanese residents introduce the charms of Kansai. (Vol.1)
It is Sauce Katsu-don. “Katsu-don” in Fukui means Sauce Katsu-don. ...

Yoroppa-ken Inside of a shop Check-out desk Sauce Katsu-don
I would like to introduce Fukui’s local specialty food. “Katsu-don” in Fukui means Sauce Katsu-don. The first owner of Yoroppa-ken studied cooking in Germany. To make this dish the chef pounds down top-quality beef fillets, cuts them, sprinkles tiny bread crumbs on top.
Awara Onsen Grandia Housen Non- Japanese residents introduce the charms of Kansai. (Vol.1)
Welcome to Awara Onsen! The woman in a kimono greeting guests in the lobby is this establishment's proprietress. We are about two hours away fro...

Female proprietor Guest room Guest room Guest room
Welcome to Awara Onsen.The woman in a kimono greeting guests in the lobby is this establishment’s proprietress. We are about two hours away from Osaka. There are hot spring wells in various locations, and each has different qualities. The alkaline water of this spring is rich in minerals.
Mikatagoko Non- Japanese residents introduce the charms of Kansai. (Vol.1)
This is Mikatagoko. It is made up of five lakes: Lake Mikata, Lake Suigetsu, Lake Suga, Lake Hiruga, and Lake Kugushi. ...

Mikatagoko Eel Dishes Mountaintop park sanctuary for lovers Gauge to Date Fossils and Relics up to 50,000 Years Old
It is made up of five lakes: Lake Mikata, Lake Suigetsu, Lake Suga, Lake Hiruga, and Lake Kugushi. Locals are passionate about environmental protection activities. The mountaintop park is a lovers’ spot, and many couples fasten locks here. Mud from the bottom of the lakes is used as a gauge to study ancient times.
Toujinbou Non- Japanese residents introduce the charms of Kansai. (Vol.1)
This is one of the top three strangest sights in the world, Toujinbou ...

Toujinbou
This is one of the top three strangest sights in the world, Toujinbou. Cliffs extend for 25 meters above the Sea of Japan. It was chosen as one of the 100 best places in Japan to watch the sunset. It is also designated as a place of scenic beauty and a nature conservation region. Every autumn, there are events where you can listen to music while watching the sunset.