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Chinatown (Nankinmachi), Kobe
(2.6/5 based on 1,100+ reviews on the web)
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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  • On Saturday there were a lot of people may be due! Over here we had the delicious smell of the Xiao Long Bao. Somehow lively had been. This is where comes out fine. Please come here if the depressed mood.
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  • Bringing the very, and hitsumabushi good is the ambience of Chinatown is as festive and very exciting. Now go buy a low show Chi's pork buns.
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  • I think you have a preference, so please eat variety. Was whether or not compared to Yokohama and Nagasaki had small and funny inside.
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