You'd never guess that such a beautiful natural sanctuary could sit so close to the city. This revered waterfall in four sections (the...
This lovely little shrine to academic pursuits holds pride of place in Kitano-chō, up a steep hill and past a touristy stretch of...
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...
3rd fl, Shin Kōbe Oriental Avenue shopping mall, 1-1 Kitano-chō · interesting places nearby
An elegant spot to try Kōbe beef, you'll find Wakkoqu on the 3rd floor of the Oriental Avenue shopping centre at the base of the Crowne Plaza Kōbe hotel (just outside the elevator bank on the south side). The name 'Wakkoqu' is written in English on the menu displayed outside (and the menu is partially translated into English).