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The White Heron Spreads its Wings

March 1, 2015, Comments Off

The White Heron Spreads its Wings

At last, after a restoration project spanning five years, the iconic Himeji Castle is reopening to the public in full. That it has survived at all,...

At Play with Brushed Black Ink

At Play with Brushed Black Ink

February 22, 2015, Comments Off

Tantalize Your Tastebuds in Temma

Tantalize Your Tastebuds in Temma

February 7, 2015, Comments Off

A Love Affair With Bonsai

A Love Affair With Bonsai

February 5, 2015, Comments Off

Promotional Features

The Game of Love

February 13, 2015, Comments Off

The Game of Love

Exeo International hosts speeddating events to match foreign men with Japanese women. Kansai Scene gate crashed an event in Osaka to find out how it...

That Friday Feeling

That Friday Feeling

January 7, 2015, Comments Off

Wicked Good Boston-Style Seafood

Wicked Good Boston-Style Seafood

January 1, 2015, Comments Off

A Pub Without Borders

A Pub Without Borders

December 1, 2014, Comments Off

Made in Kansai

Making a fine point

October 1, 2013, Comments Off

Making a fine point

In Sakai, the knives are a cut above. KS meets the men whose handiwork helps world-class chefs earn their stars...

Sweet success is in store

Sweet success is in store

September 1, 2013, Comments Off

New take on an ancient tradition

New take on an ancient tradition

August 1, 2013, Comments Off

Tiny traditions kept alive in carving

Tiny traditions kept alive in carving

July 1, 2013, Comments Off

Travel

The Site of Reversible Destiny

February 10, 2015, Comments Off

The Site of Reversible Destiny

Seeking snow and hot springs in Gifu this winter? While you’re there, stop by the Site of Reversible Destiny and test your body and mind in this...

Into the Wild

Into the Wild

January 1, 2015, Comments Off

Catch the Eco Drift in Miyakojima

Catch the Eco Drift in Miyakojima

September 1, 2014, Comments Off

Food & Drink

Foodspotting

February 19, 2015, Comments Off

Foodspotting

Wondering where to take that someone special on Saturday the 14th? Head hand-in-hand to Fukushima for some delicious culinary delights...

Foodspotting

Foodspotting

January 1, 2015, Comments Off

Foodspotting

Foodspotting

December 1, 2014, Comments Off

Foodspotting

Foodspotting

November 1, 2014, Comments Off

Film

The Imitation Game

March 1, 2015, Comments Off

The Imitation Game

Morten Tyldum, Drama, 114 mins, Mar 13 Starring: Benedict Cumberbatch, Keira Knightley, Matthew Goode, Allen Leech Cumberbatch plays this British...

The Theory of Everything

The Theory of Everything

March 1, 2015, Comments Off

Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb

Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb

March 1, 2015, Comments Off

Jupiter Ascending

Jupiter Ascending

March 1, 2015, Comments Off

News

Osaka Kawaii!! 2015

Osaka Kawaii!! 2015

March 1, 2015, Comments Off

Golden Week on the Beach?

March 1, 2015, Comments Off

Craft Beer Bars Mushrooming Across Kansai

March 1, 2015, Comments Off

Disability Rights Symposium

February 1, 2015, Comments Off

KS Advice Column

February 1, 2015, Comments Off

Business

Appwardly Mobile

February 1, 2015, Comments Off

Where New Businesses Are Born

Where New Businesses Are Born

November 1, 2014, Comments Off

Just a Phone Call Away

Just a Phone Call Away

August 1, 2014, Comments Off

Cream of the Crop

Cream of the Crop

July 1, 2014, Comments Off

From books to bento boxes

From books to bento boxes

June 1, 2014, Comments Off

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