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Chinatown (Nankinmachi), Kobe

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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. Put Chinatown (Nankinmachi) on your schedule, and learn what else deserves a visit by using our Kobe trip itinerary builder.
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  • Over Spring Festival the other day, had avoided considering the crowded lunar new year "spring verses", go here, so I went to Chinatown. As ever with a bevy of young people filled, you, hand into dumplings, pork buns, eating Dim sum and a.  A non-health recently has increased suddenly in the dining landscape.  Was thinking of where we do get to a decent restaurant, but who are tired of the smattering of Japan language and violent and it flees, JR Motomachi turned to the long-established Chinese restaurant known for yum cha-Cho station on the north side. Kobe citizens have come to Chinatown for years, but eating here every year, felt "degraded".  It may be due to increased Chinese managers and staff. Sitting in the restaurant, and not take the dumplings, staff went out to the outside gently, so customers would not hear me. It lined up on the plate and transforms fine, very high prices. I am to order Dim sum set lunch, such as in a restaurant in Chinatown. Not coming on stage and don't think Chinatown development measures more seriously, officials here don't.
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  •  It was stuck to coincided with the lunar day is usually less little people anymore, so crowd. It seems to taste the atmosphere of the Chinese city is surprisingly small image of Chinatown and spot, but good.
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  • Gratuity if I came to Kobe City. Chinese city's Chinatown. Is eating is fun-I crowded at weekends and public holidays you know.
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