Take Beautiful Photos at Sorakuen!
In order to enjoy natural scenery in a carefree way, the culture of making beautiful gardens has developed in Japan. These are called “Entei”, in which realistic streams and ponds are created and trees are planted. Located in Kobe, Sorakuen is one such garden. Starting with a giant camphor tree dating from about 500 years ago, the bountiful nature spreading out before you offers a Japanese-style landscape for your pleasure.
Enjoy the Superb Scenery of Kurotaki, Near Yamada Nishiki no Sato, a Multipurpose Facility!
Hyogo Prefecture features many places boasting beautiful natural scenery. Among these is one spot that I'd like to recommend: Kurotaki Waterfall. It's located in Miki, a city located halfway
Enjoy the Natural Scenery of Awaji Island by Bicycle!
Awaji Island is where you can enjoy the fresh bounty of the sea from the surrounding waterways. It's also a place long revered as a "power spot" by Japanese. It features a facility where flowers of every season can be viewed in full bloom. From Kobe City, in the center of Hyogo Prefecture, it can be accessed by rental car or express bus. This article will introduce a highly recommended way to enjoy seeing wonderful Awaji Island: by bicycle rental!
For Superb Views Interweaving Temples and Autumn Colors, Head for Tamba City, a Famous Place for Fall Foliage in Hyogo Prefecture!
When traditional Japanese structures are contrasted with nature, the result is so beautiful! Tamba, an area on the eastern side of Hyogo Prefecture, is dotted with places where picturesque scenery can be enjoyed, especially during the month of November. That's when many travelers come to the Tamba area to see temples among autumn colors!
Appreciating the Beauty of Japan's Flowers at Awaji Hanasajiki Park
Awaji Island has long been revered as a "power spot" by Japanese people. Surrounded by the ocean, it is also known as a place to enjoy the fresh bounty of the sea. It can be accessed from Kobe, the center of Hyogo Prefecture, by rental car or express bus. Today, I'll introduce Hanasajiki, a flower field located in the northern part of Awaji Island,(facing Kobe).
Meeting An Adorable Panda at Kobe City's Oji Zoo
From Kobe Sannomiya Station in the city center,take the Hankyu train about 4 minutes to the Oji Koen Station, then walk approximately 3 minutes to reach Kobe City's Oji Zoo. About 800 animals of 130 species are exhibited here. This is the only zoo in all of Japan where you can see both a giant panda and koalas in the same place! Now, I'd like to introduce my experience here!
One of Japan's Prominent Power Spots, Onokorojima Shrine!
Surrounded by water, Awaji Island offers visitors the fresh bounty of the seas. Long revered by Japanese people for its "power spot", this island also boasts a park where beautiful flowers blooming in each season can be seen.
From Kobe, the metropolis of Hyogo Prefecture, Awaji Island can be accessed by renting a car or taking an express bus. This article will introduce Awaji Island's power spot, Onokorojima Shrine.
⑴ Kobe Edition. Use Coupons Wisely to Enjoy Traveling on the Hyogo Golden Route (Kobe/Himeji/Kinosaki)
This Web site offers coupons that can be used at tourist spots in Hyogo Prefecture. For this article, we asked Katerina to use them to experience the Hyogo Golden Route, which goes around the main tourist areas of Kobe, Himeji and Kinosaki. Here, Katerina will introduce the many attractions of Hyogo Prefecture!