Nankin-machi Square and Azumaya there
Shopping

Kobe Chinatown (Nankin-Machi)

What is Kobe Chinatown like? Kobe Chinatown (Japanese: Nankin-machi) is one of the three major chinatowns in Japan, and known as a tourist spot in Kobe. It was established soon after the opening of Hyogo […]

Nankin-machi Lantern Fair
December

Nankin-Machi Lantern Fair (Kobe)

Nankin-machi Lantern Fair is a festival of Kobe Chinatown (Japanese: Nankin-machi) that is a popular tourist attraction in Kobe. More than 400 red lanterns are hung above the Chinatown, and you can enjoy the oriental […]

Roshoki
FOOD&DRINK

Roshoki (in Kobe Chinatown)

Roshoki is an old restaurant that specializes in serving Chinese steamed pork buns (Japanese: buta-manju, buta-man). It is located in Kobe Chinatown. When it opened in 1915, it was crowded with Chinese sailors who missed […]