Kobe Fireworks Celebration     Watch a Video !!

by Hideo

About 10,000 fireworks

Nearly 300,000 people watched. Check Video !!

 Fireworks celebration was held in Kobe Meriken Park at night on August 2nd 2014. About 10,000 fireworks were set off and nearly 300,000 people watched it .  The fireworks celebration is one big event along with "Kobe Luminarie", illuminated gates and arches, held to mourn for the victims of the Great Hanshin Awaji Earthquak on December.

In Meriken Park, The red Port Tower, the city's landmark, creates a beautiful contrast against the white Kobe Marine Museum, inspired by waves and sailing ships, and Hotel Okura.

Kobe Fireworks Celebration                Watch a Video !!

 

If you want to take a look at 10 million dollar night scene in Kobe, pleese refer to ENJOY KOBE 10 MILLION DOLLAR NIGHT SCENE.
Furthermore if you want to travel Kobe, please refer to KOBE Kitano Ijinkan and Cruising Tour.

 

Check a Video, please !!

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03 Aug 2014


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Hello, I'm HIDEo YOSHIda. Please call me HIDEYOSHI, the same name as the famous shogun who built the Osaka Castle in 1585.

I was born in Kobe and worked in Osaka for nearly 40 years. I would like to introduce the Kansai region to you ,including Kobe, Osaka, Kyoto, Nara, and Wakayama.

Kobe is one of the two largest ports in Japan, along with Yokohama. After the opening of the Port of Kobe in 1868, foreigners built their residences on the hillside of the Kitano-cho area, overlooking the ocean. Many of the foreign residences are now open to the public as museums, including the Weathercock House, with it's symbol weathercock on the triangle-shaped roof.
In Meriken Park, the red Port Tower (the city's landmark), creates a beautiful contrast against the white Kobe Marine Museum. The museum's design was inspired by the waves and sailing ships.

When you have a chance to visit Osaka, please join my tour. I'm sure you'll enjoy the interesting and historical, scenic spots. For example, Shin-Sekai is a downtown area with a strange mix of nostalgic atmosphere and contemporary energy. You can try local foods (kushikatsu, sushi, tempura) at a reasonable price. Billiken (a famous statue of the spirit of luck) will be waiting for you!!. Dotombori is a popular street with a lot of flashy signboards. Osaka is widely known as a "Kuidaore-no-machi", or literally "drinking and eating luxuriously to death." Osaka Castle was built by Toyotomi HIDEYOSHI in 1585. Oh, it's my residence, isn't it !

These days "The Wizarding World of Harry Potter" area in USJ, or Universal Studios Japan, is also attracting more and more people.

I'll be looking forward to seeing you !! read more


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