TripAdvisor Reviews Takayamaso Hanano Kobe
Travel Blogs from Kobe
... Whilst mostly aimed at high-school children (though it only had adult visitors today), it was informative, interesting and humbling, if a bit cheesy with its presentation at points.
We were allocated an English-speaking volunteer guide to talk us through some of the exhibits who was absolutely lovely, but almost a bit too helpful – after explaining something he'd whisk us quickly on to the next ...
... rice came out, I got a little more concerned again, because the medium size was huge. But it looked absolutely fantastic.
Then the poor waitress turned up carrying my meal. It required its own special oversized plate to support it, and the rice and omelet itself was around 3 inches thick.
Charlotte wasn't overly fond of her dish, but loved mine, which worked out well because with both of us eating it, we got through a decent ...
October 10 to October 17, 2013
Nagasaki: All is well
segment can also be known as: Touring Guam with the Baptist Pastors,
out-running a Typhoon on the way to Kobe, waiting out a Typhoon in
Kobe, Sailing the Inside Sea of Japan, and a peaceful day in
Nagasaki. Note: Japan does not allow satellite internet transmission
within 12 miles of its shore, there have been some free connections
but we ...
... noticeably poorer than anywhere I've been in a city so far. Not the buildings, but the fact that there are more people selling things on the street, and the few homeless people don't even have their blue tarpaulin homes, at least not here. The vending machines are cheaper (they and convenience stores (7-11, Family Mart or Sunken) are ubiquitous, too, and more of them sell booze. I even saw a Japanese man drop litter earlier. South being unproductive, I headed North, thinking to go ...
Stuart and I spent today exploring the city, Joel did the same and went his own way.
Lots of people ride push bikes. they are allowed on the footh paths and there are crossing for bikes beside the zebra crossings, but no one uses them they just very adeptly dodge the pedestrians. Helmets are not worn by adults but some parents put they on their kids. Most are the situp straight style not like racing bikes, they have ...