Travel Blogs from Kobe
Konichiwa from Kobe, Japan
Soccer is most definitely the greatest sport in the world, but I will get to that a little later. This morning I slept in and then Mike and I took the train from the ship into the city to explore. We looked at a bunch of shops and then met up with Sunny, Kiwi and Cara for lunch. We sat down to eat at a Japanese hibachi restaurant and began getting to know each other. Sunny and I were instant friends as we ...
... who speaks English.
the bathroom here is for all women in the same room, like onsen
at midnight 1 of the 3 chaineses started to... iron her clothes SHE HAS B.A INECONOMY FROMAN AUSTRALIA UNUVERSITY - she has 6 days in japan, she brought an iron + keresh-gihutz!
i knew it is going to be a stormy on the afternoon, so on the morning i went to the open-air museum of farm houses from ...
... restaurant at the hotel - Garden Kitchen. Not sure if happy hour meant only first two beers were half price but that's how it worked out.
Decided that we would give the nicest looking restaurant in the arcade a go and it was everythng we'd hoped and more.
Meals, service and ambience (such a wanky word but perfect all the same) all fantastic.
We loved it. A perfect meal to end a great stay in Osaka and our first city of our Japan trip.
... the temple. We rubbed a statue for good luck and rang the big bell. A historic 3 tiered pagoda is tucked away in the corner.
On the path down the slope through the central walkway of the gardens, thousands of blue and pink hydrangeas bloomed around us. Near the bottom is the snack stand where we enjoyed a deliciously refreshing ice dessert with flavors of Japan, including macha! We were ...
... one is much more popular in terms of visitor's number. Some people say it is not a castle any more, but it is a great building built with the donation gathered from the citizens in 1931. In fact, the donation reached the necessary amount only in a half year, which proved that the citizens were eager to rebuilt the donjon. It was the first and highest donjon which was rebuilt from the Showa Period onward. In 1995, ...