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Kansai – The Birthplace of Sumo, its Wrestlers, and their Careers

March 4, 2015, Comments Off

Kansai – The Birthplace of Sumo, its Wrestlers, and...

The yearly March tournament in Osaka sees the return of sumo to its birthplace, Kansai, where many wrestlers, foreign and Japanese, have gotten their...

The Plight of Tommy Town

The Plight of Tommy Town

March 4, 2015, Comments Off

The White Heron Spreads its Wings

The White Heron Spreads its Wings

March 1, 2015, Comments Off

At Play with Brushed Black Ink

At Play with Brushed Black Ink

February 22, 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

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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

Golden Week on the Beach?

March 1, 2015, Comments Off

Golden Week on the Beach?

If you haven’t yet holidayed in Thailand, start planning now! In-Villa Luxuries sells and rents villas on the tropical island of Koh Samui....

The Site of Reversible Destiny

The Site of Reversible Destiny

February 10, 2015, Comments Off

Into the Wild

Into the Wild

January 1, 2015, Comments Off

Food & Drink

Foodspotting

March 16, 2015, Comments Off

Foodspotting

Visiting the newly-restored Himeji Castle this spring? Don’t forget to explore the culinary treats the neighborhood has to offer while you’re...

Craft Beer Corner

Craft Beer Corner

March 10, 2015, Comments Off

Foodspotting

Foodspotting

February 19, 2015, Comments Off

Foodspotting

Foodspotting

January 1, 2015, 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

Into the Woods

Into the Woods

March 1, 2015, Comments Off

News

Osaka Kawaii!! 2015

Osaka Kawaii!! 2015

March 1, 2015, Comments Off

Golden Week on the Beach?

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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