“Kansai foodies’ choice”: The best bites!!! [Gyoza]

Gyoza is pan-fried Japanese dumplings filled with ground meat and vegetables and wrapped in...

2018.01.16 Tue / Kobe,Kyoto,Osaka,Recommended Foods


Resounding roots to dub! Enjoy deep bass sounds. [NIGHT CLUBBING] SUNHALL

SUNHALL, the club with the live music is located in the basement of Sun Bowl Shinsaibashi, ...

2017.12.28 Thu / Night Life,Osaka


Let’s TAKOYAKI Walking!! Foodie Takoyaki tour at Americamura [ Part 1 ]

Hey!!  Don’t you feel a bit hungry? Americamura, also known as “Ame-mura” near Shinsaibashi...

2017.12.07 Thu / Osaka,Signature Foods,Urban Activities


2 famous antique markets in Kyoto for antique lovers “Kobo ichi market” VS “Tenjin ichi market”

There are several flea markets held in shrines and temples in Kyoto, featuring antiques. Va...

2017.11.27 Mon / Historical Spot,Kyoto


No matter what your taste, you can find something to buy. Report for “Shitennoji kotto-ichi (Antique Market)” held monthly.

Shitennoji, a Buddhist temple located in the Tennoji area of Osaka, holds the Shittennoji K...

2017.09.21 Thu / Historical Spot,Osaka,SOUVENIRS


America in Osaka ~ A building with full of vintage/second-hand clothing store Dig up [ Shozan Building ] -Part 1-

Do you know  [ Shozan Building ] where specialties of vintage/second-hand clothing stores concentrat...

2017.09.13 Wed / Current Spots,Osaka,SOUVENIRS,Urban Activities


Must-visit in Kobe. Kobe classic shops for clothing and food.

These are the must-visit clothing stores, café and bars in Kobe. They are very classic and ...

2017.09.06 Wed / CAFE & BAR,Current Spots,Kobe


Acquainted with Omi shonin (Omi merchants)
[ Omihachiman ] cycling tour: Town area Part 1

Previously, we introduced the cycling tour in ‘Okishima’, the only inhabited freshwater lak...

2017.09.06 Wed / ..,Rural Activities,Shiga,Signature Foods,SOUVENIRS

There are two major metropolitan areas in Kanto and Kansai in Japan, like the East Coast and the West Coast of the USA. However, unlike the Kanto which is concentrated in Tokyo, Kansai has mixed areas with really different characteristics, mainly in the three cities of Osaka, Kyoto and Kobe. It is the real pleasure of sightseeing in Kansai to enjoy all the interesting cities filled with charm.