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Best Monuments to See in Kobe

Feb 15, 2019 By Justin Hanus

There’s no better way to explore Kobe than on foot. This allows you to take everything in and feel like...[ Click to read more ]

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Road Trips in Kansai

By Justin Hanus

Road trips are a great way of experiencing the natural visual delights a country has to offer. Japan has an...[ Click to read more ]

Watch Some Sumo Wrestling at the 2019 Grand Tournament in Osaka

By Justin Hanus

Sumo wrestling is a sport uniquely associated with Japan. Although not all professional sumo wrestlers are Japanese, the sport originated...[ Click to read more ]

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Top 5 Hanami Sites Near Kobe

By Justin Hanus

Spring is just around the corner, which for many Japanese residents means Hanami time is here again. Hanami means “flower...[ Click to read more ]

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Top Japanese Pastimes to Explore for Yourself

By Justin Hanus

A great thing about Japan is there’s always something going on or something to do. By learning about the most...[ Click to read more ]

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Dance Classes in Kobe

Jan 22, 2019 By Justin Hanus

Whether you fancy a bit of a tango, some contemporary street dance or just want to keep in shape with...[ Click to read more ]

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A Valentine’s Date in Kobe

By Justin Hanus

Valentine’s Day in Japan is an important day, especially for girls and women. Though the customs are a little bit...[ Click to read more ]

Celebrating New Years in Kobe’s Chinatown 2019

Jan 21, 2019 By Justin Hanus

Despite its proximity to China, there are only a few Chinatowns in the whole of Japan. One of the largest...[ Click to read more ]

Where to Take Kids in Kobe

Jan 19, 2019 By Justin Hanus

Looking for places to take the kids on a day out to stop them from getting bored? Kobe has plenty...[ Click to read more ]

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What Are Stamp Rallies and How Can You Participate?

Jan 18, 2019 By Justin Hanus

A popular activity in Japan — for visitors and residents alike — is the collecting of ink prints made by...[ Click to read more ]

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