Higashimon-gai Gate (North)
Chinatown's northeast gate.
Said to have been founded in AD 201, this peaceful, wooded shrine has played a key role in sake brewing history, survived civil wars and...
For generations of Japanese tourists, this pleasant, hilly neighbourhood is Kōbe, thanks to the dozen or so well-preserved homes of...
Jazz Live & Restaurant Sone
Said to be the birthplace of Japanese jazz, this famous Kitano club is still one of the best places in the city to see live music. Check...
Almost opposite the Hotel Area One Kōbe on Higashimon-gai, this bustling yakitori restaurant is a good place to eat, drink and watch...
1-22-26 Nakayamate-dōri · interesting places nearby
This Italian cafe serves excellent expresso as well as various alcoholic drinks. The Italian fare on offer here is quite good and the owners speak some English. A nice spot for a break in the Kitano area, it also hosts occasional music events.