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TripAdvisor Reviews Nakanobo Zuien Kobe
Travel Blogs from Kobe
... wooden barrels!) we went to the tasting room and were pleasantly surprised at the taste. The 'fresh' (not aged) sake was smooth and had an almost dessert wine or brandy taste - Jen's favourite. The second one was much sweeter - Tom's favourite. We walked back to the station via a shallow river packed with families cooling down and took the train back to the centre of Kobe. Big dark rain clouds were starting to form in the mountains around the city. This ...
... one. There is even a button you can press that just makes the sound of a toilet flushing! Why the heck did anyone come up with that idea? The flush button or handle already had that section covered only it also disposed of whatever was left in there. Keep it simple Japan.
A big shout out to those that came, it was an awesome trip! Oh and the coat I picked up thankfully belonged to Pete and not just a random Japanese man. So I’m not a thief as I momentarily worried.
... a washer and drying in the unit (score)! We were so excited to get some clean clothes however we quickly learned that running Japanese appliances is more difficult than punching a few buttons. Our unit had a integrated washer/dryer (yes, both together in the same machine) with only a short series of button presses explained in English. None of the buttons were labeled in English and there was no English ...
... decks (which are on level 7) have been locked. Mind you, you need to be nuts to go out there but I guess they are not taking any chances of someone falling overboard.
The only disconcerting thing is now and again we hear big thumps when huge waves break against the ship. Two bits of the funnel decoration have broken off. We are due in a Yokohama tomorrow and hopefully the storm will have abated by the time we set off again on Monday ...
Tokushima-ken to Osaka
To end my spring trip, I decided to bus over to Osaka. I bid my host a fond farewell and off I went. The bus ride was smooth and went through some beautiful country with a duration of 4 hours. I got off at the main train station of the city loaded down with a huge back pack and more Naruto souvenirs for my school then I knew what to do with.
I geared up for my first stay in a capsule hotel. ...