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/…

Kobe Gaidai (Kobe City University of Foreign Studies)

Kobe Gaidai (Kobe City University of Foreign Studies)

”Kobe Gaidai" is the nickname lovingly used by ALT
(s) for the Kobe City University of Foreign Studies. It is…

Post office building

Kobe Chuo Central Post Office

This is the big central post office in Kobe. It's convenient because it's one of the few post offices that are open…

Flying Tiger outside

Flying Tiger Copenhagen (RIP)

A general lifestyle store in the Centergai shopping district with tons of items that are cool, useful, or both.…

Kobe Trick Art Museum PA Amb

Trick Art Museum

A fun, interactive building in the Kitano area that was built in the Meiji era. There are six optical illusions that…

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…

Stairs to the dental office

Kitano Dental Office

English speaking dentist right outside Hankyu West exit - clean, friendly, fast. Standard cleaning is about ¥ 2,000…


Anpanman Museum

The Kobe Anpanman Children's Museum & Mall is an interactive museum and children's center for the Japanese hero…



If you continue to hike past Nunobiki Falls
, you can see the Ichigahara
River. If you follow the river…

Mosaic at night


Many fashionable restaurants with a gorgeous view. Connected to Umie
mall via sky bridge. 

List of…

Konan University - Okamoto

A private university with campuses in Okamoto, Nishinomiya, and Port Island. Konan University hosts Konan Chat!…

Nunobiki Falls

Nunobiki Falls

The revered Nunobiki Falls
has been the subject of art, poetry and worship for centuries – some of the poems…

Nada Onsen Entrance

Nada Onsen

An old but charming local onsen that doesn't discriminate at all against tattoos!

Expect to see some Yakuza…

Nagisa Onsen

Nagisa no Yu

A sento (public bathhouse) that uses real hot spring water. In addition to the baths, you can get a massage or dine…

Town hall photo

Kobe City Hall

神戸市役所 (こうべしやくしょ)

The location
of the School Education Division, your contracting organization. Former…

Matsuda Eye Clinic (松田眼科クリニック)

Matsuda Eye Clinic

Specializing in contacts, eyeglasses, and medications.

English OK!


Massage room

Momiichi Kitano Sakaten Relaxation massage

New location
for a great massage place - excellent massage, cheap prices with specials for about ‎¥3900 for…

Junk Burger

Junk Burger

That down and dirty heavy stacker burger you've been longing for.

A burger joint with a variety of other…

Hanayama Coop

Hanayama Coop

The one-stop shop for basic necessities and food items for your friendly neighborhood Hanayamans. A bit more…


Futatabi Park

A quiet mid sized park with a central lake, located atop Mt. Rokko.

draft selects

Starboard Craft Beer Bar

A solid craft beer bar serving local beers from Rokko Brewery, with a knowledgable choice of foreign draft on…


Troopcafe (Night Club)

An all-night Saturday club for those who dig the sweet sensual sounds of disco, house, funk, etc.

A chill and…

Nim. cafe 1

Nim. cafe

Highly recommended cafe by the students of Rokko Island High School - has a nice atmosphere with the lunch menu…

Akachaya Entrance

Akachaya Cafe

This is the spot if you're looking for affordable modern age sweets with a more refined Japanese flavor.