How to Get from Tokyo to Kobe Using the Japan Rail Pass

Chasing “one modern city to the next” - this is exactly what you’re going to get if you visit Tokyo and Kobe. Although both cities have a huge population, they are not exactly neighbors. Tokyo is located in the southeastern section of the Japanese main island of Honshu. Kobe, on the other hand, is [...]

By | 2018-07-06T21:58:40+00:00 September 27th, 2016|0 Comments

How to Get from Osaka to Kobe

Kobe may not be as popular to tourists as Kyoto or Mount Fuji, but it is known as one of the most beautiful modern cities in Japan. It helps that Kobe is perched on a hillside with a view of the sea below. This Japanese city is small yet contemporary. There is a lot [...]

By | 2018-07-06T22:06:02+00:00 August 19th, 2016|0 Comments

How to Get From Kyoto to Kobe?

For many people visiting Japan, Kyoto makes an easy choice for their first destination. The city is Japan’s most famous cultural and historical hub.  Shrines, temples, cobblestone streets, a bamboo forest, and geisha heritage await you in Kyoto. Did I mention temples? They’re everywhere! But if you have time to visit other places in [...]

By | 2018-07-06T22:07:55+00:00 August 15th, 2016|2 Comments

Places to Visit in Kobe in One Day

Overshadowed by its neighbor Osaka, Kobe is often neglected by visitors, who know little about what this particular Japanese city has to offer. But from what I discovered, Kobe makes a great overnight or even day trip destination. Before you think of pronouncing Kobe like the way you say that famous NBA player’s name, [...]

By | 2018-07-06T22:39:31+00:00 February 6th, 2016|0 Comments