Things to do in Kansai, Japan

Visitors looking at the Hojo garden.
2015.11.08
The most noble temple in Japan “Nanzen-ji Temple”, has more to offer than just gardens!
“Nanzen-ji Sanmon” is one of the three largest gates in Japan, at a height of 22 meters! Once you
Rice cake
2015.11.04
The very delicious and vegetarian-friendly "Demachi Futaba” rice cake, available only in Kyoto.
These fresh and tasty rice cakes are only available in Kyoto! There are many tasty foods in Kyoto
Hiwada dedicatory parade for offering sand
2015.10.31
A celebration for rebuilding “Kasuga Taisha”, built in Nara 1300 years ago.
Departing Ceremony At 10 am, the departing ceremony was held in Nara Park, Nobori Ojienji. On
The Naramachi Mechanical Toy Museum
2015.10.27
Play with old world Japanese toys at the “Naramachi Mechanical Toy Museum”!
Toys when there were no computer games. What did you play with when you were a child? When I was
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2015.10.26
Our recommended route for a day trip to Kyoto’s Mt. Arashiyama, famous for its autumn foliage!(MOVIE)
https://youtu.be/juHczgHZttM We’ll show you the colors of autumn, Japan’s most beautiful season. F
Autumn foliage in Higashiyama
2015.10.22
Enjoy Kyoto's autumn foliage in a day! "Mt.Higashiyama"
https://youtu.be/kqGnQzHofcI A: First up is Tofuku-ji, the most famous location for autumn leaves
The beautiful scenery from the Umeda Sky building
2015.10.10
“The Umeda Sky Building” is popular among families during the day and couples at night.
The Umeda Sky Building, chosen as one of the top 20 buildings around the world. This 173-meter-hi
Substitute monkey
2015.10.04
“Substitute monkey”, the amulet that’s hung in front of houses in Nara.
The monkey came to Japan via a silk road!? When you walk around the town of Nara, you’ll notice t
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2015.09.12
10 minutes away from Fushimi Inari Taisha: These are too good to tell anybody about! The beloved sake and tasty food of Fushimi, Kyoto!
Enjoy Kyoto’s cuisine at the sake brewery,“Tori-sei”! It’s a restaurant that serves chicken dis
Heijyo-kyo
2015.08.27
”Heijyo-kyo", the capital of Japan during the Nara period and the Heijyo palace site ruins
What’s there you ask? Vast green grounds and Chinese style construction If you take the Kintestu
second half of September.
2015.08.26
Time to enjoy autumn, events for the second half of September.
Fri, 18th to Sun, 20th of September: Kishiwada Danjiri Matsuri, A September Festival in Osaka Eve
Amanohashidate
2015.08.20
You can swim in the sea at "Amanohashidate", a beach with one of the three best sceneries in Japan. (Kyoto)
Amanohashidate beach Generally speaking, Japanese beaches are usually not clear enough to enjoy
The couple in Yukata.
2015.08.17
How to enjoy “Yukata” in Japan
A summer-time Japanese tradition, “Yukata” When thinking about traditional Japanese costumes, som
morning glory
2015.08.11
Let’s see the Japanese “morning glory”, the beloved flower of summer!
The beloved flower of summer, the Morning Glory What kind of flowers bloom in your country during