Hotel Monterey Kobe

2-11-13 Shimoyamate-dori, Kobe, Hyogo, Kinki, 650-0011, Japan | 3 star hotel
Prices starting from $69.00

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Arrival to Kobe

A travel blog entry by pyres


By the time we got to Kobe, we were completely exhausted. Maran fell asleep before the second flight (Tokyo - Kobe) even took off the ground. I saw a bit of Tokyo from the airplane's window and even caught a glimpse of fireworks (probably launched in Tokyo Disneyland) before falling asleep as well. After the flight we hopped on the automatic …


A travel blog entry by curioso

... lively lot. I talked mostly with the man on my left, Joe. Joe’s family, including nine children, had immigrated to Australia after WW II from Sicily. Joe (Giuseppe) was born in Sicily during the war and had some engrossing memories of 1940s Sicily. As usual, the dinner was excellent and the conversation worthwhile. We excused ourselves after dessert (a delicious and not too heavy cheesecake for us, most of the others had Pavlova) so we could pack.


Osaka Castle, Shitennoji, Sumiyoshi Taisha

A travel blog entry by david.crowther


... the expansive parkland surrounding the castle.

The actual castle exhibits weren't all that interesting so I didn't spend much time inside the castle and on some of the floors I wasn't allowed to take pictures at all. Some of the information about Hideyoshi Toyotomi was very interesting though (for all you Japanese history buffs).

After finishing at Osaka Castle I hopped back on the Osaka loop line to my next destination...Tennoji, where, ...

Day 420: boring but pain-free

A travel blog entry by ursburs

... but I barely make it to the first one. On the way to the second one, I give up. The department store's food section provides gifts for everyone. Boring but pain-free. Deliciously creamy cone waffle thingies on the way back and the rest of the day is spent lying in my bed and finally updating my blog. Once again: Boring but ...

Samurais, Sake and Sushi

A travel blog entry by neil_mel


... that currently stands here is only 2 thirds the size of the original.

Neither the building nor the temple have had the luckiest of histories. In the 9th Centuary and earthquake caused the head of the Buddha to fall off. Then in the 11th and 15th Centuries fires destroyed the temple and melted the head and right arm if the Buddha. The current building dates from the 17th Centuary while ...

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This 3 star hotel, located on 2-11-13 Shimoyamate-dori, Kobe, is near Chinatown (Nankinmachi), Kobe Harborland, Kitano-cho, and Rokko Island.
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