Kobe is one of the many large cities in the country, and it is located towards the south of the Honshu Island. The location of the town also coincided with the Osaka bay north shore. Having a population of close to 2 million, the city along with Osaka and Kyoto is part of the Keihanshin area. It is one of Japan’s top cities, and almost the town which was one of the firsts to start trade through ports: Kobe is a fantastic masterpiece. Kobe locals communicate in a language called the Kobe – Ben, and we suggest talking with them.

The city is home to the world famous Beef, and also has Japan’s highly popular springs resort of Arima Onsen.

From Kobe, one can catch the mesmerizing vision of the Mount Rokko at night, along with the Osaka Bay and the Mount Maya. The Kobe Fashion Week, which is held two times a year, makes this place a mini fashion hub for the country. Apart from these are amazing festivals such as the Festival of Jazz and the Golf Club which is also the first in the country, a cemetery for foreigners and the Museum of Literature in Kobe. The number of stuff to see never ends.


Places to visit

  • The former foreign settlement of Kobe
  • Nankinmachi
  • Kitano Ijinkan- Gai
  • Kobe Nunobiki Herb Garden
  • Kobe Harborland
  • Meriken Park and Port Tower
  • Kobe Animal Kingdom
  • Kobe- Sanda Premium Outlets
  • Sake Breweries In Nada
  • Arima Onsen

Places to eat

  • Hyotan
  • Kitano Club
  • Wakkoqu
  • Nishimura
  • Totenkaku Royal Chinese Restaurant
  • Bailey’s Grill
  • Sun
  • Café Freundlieb
  • Steak Land Kobe
  • Bistrot Café De Paris

Places to stay at

  • ANA Crowne Plaza Kobe
  • Kobe Bay Sheraton Hotel And Towers
  • Kobe Portopia Hotel
  • Oriental Hotel
  • Kobe Motomachi Tokyu REI Hotel
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