Chinatown (Nankinmachi), Kobe

Venture past the ornate street gates and carved lions into Chinatown (Nankinmachi) for a quick change of scenery, culture, and cuisine. The neighborhood dates back to the 1860s, when Kobe's ports first opened to foreign trade and the earliest Chinese immigrants moved into the city. A large population of Chinese still live there, and the brightly colored signs, many restaurants, and shops selling Chinese imports and souvenirs preserve their distinct heritage. Plan to visit Chinatown (Nankinmachi) during your Kobe vacation using our convenient Kobe trip itinerary planner.
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  • East-West North-South crossroads, there is a square in the middle. Because each store sells different stuff in front of the House, just fun. And which are reasonably priced, so eating more interesting than ensconced in one shop, personally, I think. Parts store outside of China, such as croquettes and suites; How many streets are narrow, so I bought to eat in the square. Family, but buy only one person, at one store they decided, while eating, then what you will eat or chatting on the move. It might be better to check the whole is compact, so walking all in the beginning. Many stores also compact. Do research on the poor, from the famous store tour, unplanned and I. Shop by the way, the matrix is ready after all famous shops. After it finished eating trash, will pick up in the store of purchase. Parking is big in the South.
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  • This chinatown is not as useful as one might expect in the rest of the world. Still, I found 30 (e) cost of a medium-sized suitcase, it was to buy. The low-cost clothing has to offer, at least in the sale at the time.
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  • C is a very small, but has many trade and resteaurant chinatown. You could eat cheap
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