Travel Blogs from Kobe
... all executed with the precision of a surgeon, with no wasted effort or movements.
The way the chef precisely mounded different types of salt and mustard on our plates, the way he carefully carved up the beef and seared every single edge to ensure maximum caramelization, the way he drizzled rendered fat over top of the vegetables for flavour, the way he ensured the guys received just a little bit more beef than the girls, the way he finished up such a heavy meal on ...
... was would be going home soon and they would still be travelling in Japan. There's always next time though, and I'm pretty sure there will a next time for me. I'm definitely planning on coming back someday.
At 18:30 the time finally came for me to begin my long journey home *sad face*. So I hopped on the train at the station and headed off to Kansai airport.
I arrived at the airport a few hours before my flight so I had a bit of time ...
... sake in which I, of course, didn't participate, people headed to the restaurant. The food was great and I can't even count the number of courses we had! Later research showed that the dinner was a fine example of kaiseki, Japanese haute cuisine. Multiple small dishes, containing various beautifully garnished foods were brought to the tables by kimono-clad hostesses. Maran was so busy documenting ...
... placed known for its mechanized displays, many many restaurants and of course many other shops. There we had super super delicious Okonomiaki, which is some egg'based omelett kinda thing with veggies and sealiving creatures and other good ingredients.
Then we walked through the shopping streets and went on a high building to enjoy the view from the top. On the way there we stopped in a shop that would be probably my favorite or 2nd most ...
... remember in Kyoto, they stand on the left and let people walk up and in Osaka and Kobe they stand on the right – go figure!!!
On their trains, there isn’t a single mobile phone ringing and they certainly don’t speak on them in the train, in fact, there is no speaking and if there is, it is in hushed whispers so its really really quiet on all trains – so different to the Brisbane trains where you cant hear yourself think sometimes with ...
- Free parking