Nim Cafe picture of outside building


Highly recommended cafe by the students of Rokko Island High School - has a nice atmosphere with the lunch menu being different from the dinner menu.1255
Mukilteo Ferry crossing from Whidbey Island


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Meriken Park

Meriken Park

Pleasant place to take a walk, enjoying a beautiful seaside view of Kobe. Also hosts several events throughout the year, including the Indian Mela…1253
Konan University in Kobe

Konan University - Okamoto

A private university with campuses in Okamoto, Nishinomiya, and Port Island. Konan University hosts Konan Chat! Konan Chat is a program in which…1473
Nunobiki picture of the waterfall

Nunobiki Falls

The revered Nunobiki Falls has been the subject of art, poetry and worship for centuries – some of the poems are reproduced on stone tablets at the…1286
Outside of a building with a darkening sky

Akachaya Cafe

This is the spot if you're looking for affordable modern age sweets with a more refined Japanese flavor. I personally suggests the house parfait…1215
Suma Rikyu Park

Suma Rikyu Park

Located in Suma ward, this botanical garden was created in 1967 and modeled after the park in the Palace of Versailles. There are 230 types of threes…1259
Ramen shop building exterior front

Tenjin Tenjin Ramen

(山神山人). This is a ramen chain that makes some of the best ramen I've experienced in my short life. In particular, the spicy miso ramen (辛味噌盛り) is…1283
Marine Pia building front


Reasonably priced shopping near the sea948
Kobe Immigration Office picture of front of building

Kobe Immigration Office

Important place for you to renew your visa and reentry permit.  If you forget to bring a photo, there is a photo booth on the first floor.   …1435
Pi Sports picture of the building front exterior

Port Island Sports Center

A sport facility on Port Island that was built in commemoration of the Port Pia Exhibition in 1981, the Kobe Port Island Sports Center has multiple…1252

Bando Kobe Science Museum

Containing the only planetarium in Kobe, the Bando Kobe Science Museum is a great place for everyone young and old to learn about science. There are…1258


You can eat delicious sweets while looking at Buddhist statues (Motomachi location only) and other delightful interior decor. They are famous for…1256
Image of meat frying on a fire

Yakiniku Rokko Sannomiya 焼肉六甲三宮

A good place for yakiniku (meat that you grill yourself at your table) in Sannomiya. Has several courses of tabe/nomihoudai (all you can eat/drink)…1162
SJ Kobe picture of available foods

SJ Kobe

An import store with a particularly wide range of snacks, candy, tea and alcohol from overseas. Also has cheese, pastas and a variety of other savory…1281
Dima Coffee picture of the store front

Lima Coffee

A staple in the Kobe Coffee community. Located between both JR Kobe and JR Motomachi, and just south of the Shoutengai. It’s a little bit out of the…1296
Photo of a Gratefuls burger set with fries salad and a coke

Grateful's Burgers by the Beach

This seaside diner has some of the best tasting food for kilometres around - I'd know, I went looking. The google reviews call it pricey but they don…1583
Animate store

Animate Sannomiya

THE store for anime/manga - an infamous aspect of Japanese pop culture. They sell manga (comics), CDs, DVDs, stationery, posters, plush toys,…1251
Ikkanrou - outside under the subway

Ikkanrou butaman

Fantastic meat buns right next to/under the station - also have gyoza, etc.1209
Cartoon image of 4 rental bikes

Spark Scone & Bicycle

A cafe that also loans out really nice bikes for a great daily deal! The staff is very friendly and helpful. And the bikes ride like a dream. Great…1277
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