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Specialty Gift and Souvenir Shops in Kobe

Aug 22, 2018 By Justin Hanus

There’s always room in the luggage for a trinket or two to bring home or give to friends as souvenirs...[ Click to read more ]

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8 Most Popular Noodle Shops in the Kansai Region

Aug 20, 2018 By Justin Hanus

Ramen is one of the most iconic Japanese dishes the world over. Although it might not come with that luscious,...[ Click to read more ]

Trekking in the Kansai Region

Aug 20, 2018 By Justin Hanus

Exploring the flora, fauna and historical attractions of a new place is sometimes the best way to appreciate it. Some...[ Click to read more ]

Popular Landmarks and Buildings in Kobe

Aug 20, 2018 By Justin Hanus

Almost 150 years ago, Kobe opened its ports to the west and has since blossomed into a city of fusion...[ Click to read more ]

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Kobe Port Marine Fireworks Festival 

Jul 30, 2018 By Admin

The “Kobe Port Marine Fireworks Festival” is a great way to spend a hot summer night in Kobe. As many...[ Click to read more ]

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Summer Evening of Prayer and Peace in Hiroshima

Jul 30, 2018 By Matt Mangham

Let’s say you arrive in Hiroshima for the August 6th Peace Memorial Ceremony a day early. You don’t feel like...[ Click to read more ]

Hiroshima International Animation Festival 2018

Jul 30, 2018 By Matt Mangham

Both of my daughters have attended and enjoyed this wonderful local film festival for their entire lives. If you’re living...[ Click to read more ]

August 6th, Anniversary of the Bombing of Hiroshima

Jul 30, 2018 By Matt Mangham

The entire world knows what happened in Hiroshima on the morning of August 6th, 1945. Today, the events that occurred...[ Click to read more ]

Have a Good Morning! Nagoya’s Breakfast Institution

Jul 30, 2018 By Mark Guthrie

Japanese cuisine is well known for its delicate flavors, its subtlety, its exquisite fragility. However, here in Aichi we do...[ Click to read more ]

Buying a Car & Driving in Kobe

Jul 30, 2018 By Justin Hanus

Having a car gives you a great way of traveling around Japan. Although the country has a very good public...[ Click to read more ]

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