Browsing: Journeys in Kansai

A selection of kushiage at Ichiban in Osaka’s Shinsekai district. Vegetables, shrimp, chicken and even ice cream (right) are impaled on a skewer, battered, deep-fried and served piping hot. (Photos by MIKEY HIRANO CULROSS/Rafu Shimpo)
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By MIKEY HIRANO CULROSS Rafu Travel Editor OSAKA.–Any jaunt through Osaka would simply be lacking…

Tokubee Masuda sake web 2
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By MIKEY HIRANO CULROSS Rafu Travel Editor One in a series of articles on travel…

The display case at Patisserie Grégory Collet in the heart of Kobe greets visitors with a delightful selection of pastries and sweets. The shop also has a location in Osaka. (Photos by MIKEY HIRANO CULROSS/Rafu Shimpo)
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By MIKEY HIRANO CULROSS Rafu Travel Editor One in a series of stories from the…