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Infiorata Kobe

Infiorata Kobe

Manish Prabhune

'Kobe Infiorata', a two-day event during Golden Week (beginning of May) in Kobe has the popular tourist spots and roads..

Kobe City Apr 27th - Apr 29th 2 Free
Reiwa Danjiri Parade in Kobe

Reiwa Danjiri Parade in Kobe

Sarah Koh

Welcome the Reiwa Era and the reign of Emperor Naruhito with Reiwa Danjiri on 1 May 2019, a parade featuring racing wooden carts..

Okamoto district Wednesday - May 1st 1 Free

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Where to eat in Hyogo

Seize the Day

Seize the Day

Pema Yangchen

Discover the remote restaurant Awajishima Onion Kitchen worth visiting in the south of Awaji-shima. A place where you can enjoy..

Places to stay in Hyogo

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Himeji

Himeji

Rachel E T Davies

Himeji Castle is a both a national treasure and a UNESCO World Heritage site, and considered one of the best examples of Japanese..

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Setonaikai National Park

Setonaikai National Park

Bonson Lam

Setonaikai National Park covers eleven prefectures, making it Japan's largest national park, as well as the envious distinction..

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About Hyogo

Okinawa Nagasaki Fukuoka Saga Kumamoto Kagoshima Miyazaki Oita Ehime Kochi Tokushima Kagawa Yamaguchi Hiroshima Okayama Tottori Shimane Hyogo Kyoto Osaka Wakayama Nara Shiga Mie Fukui Ishikawa Toyama Gifu Aichi Nagano Shizuoka Niigata Yamanashi Kanagawa Tokyo Saitama Gunma Tochigi Chiba Ibaraki Fukushima Miyagi Yamagata Iwate Akita Aomori Hokkaido
Region Kansai
Island Honshu
Capital Kobe
Population 5,588,133
Area 8,400.90 sq. km

One of Japan's first international ports, significant foreign influences made Kobe, Hyogo's capital, a city not like many others in Japan - it has a Chinatown, while many Western-style residences of foreigners during the Meiji Period are still preserved in the Kitano district. Arima Onsen is one of Japan's oldest hot springs, while the view from Mount Maya is absolutely marvelous.

Outside of Kobe, other tourist spots in Hyogo include the spectacular Himeji Castle and the Akashi Kaikyo Bridge, the longest suspension bridge in the world.

Go take in a show by the famous Takarazuka Revue, or if you’re visiting in August, see the dramatic Koshien High School Baseball Championship at Koshien Stadium as well.

Rugby World Cup 2019: Japan

Kobe: Host city

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