“ Breathtaking sea view and vibrant colors of nature -
Kobe's magnificent outdoor shooting locations ”
There are numerous department stores situated in the vicinity of Kobe's Harborland region to offer comprehensive services such as shopping, entertainment, cinema or local gourmet delicacies. Located closest to the seafront, mosaic offers a commanding view of the Port of Kobe and the sea. At night, the romantic, chic nightscape forms the perfect backdrop for your memorable wedding photographs. If you want to run and frolic by the sea, the Azur Maiko Park in Kobe and the seaside of Hokutan on Awaji Island will offer a comfortable, elegant surrounding. If you stay until sundown, this is one of the premier locations for capturing images of the setting sun as it dyes the sky in a red afterglow that will add a touch of dazzle to your smile. If you wish to enjoy the changing landscapes of Mother Nature, the Japanese gardens at Sorakuen Garden and Taisanji Temple, with small brides and flowing water complemented by the exquisite cherry blossoms, will envelop you in a quaint, nostalgic atmosphere. The alluring flower field on Awaji Island and the hiking trail in Sasayama are private destinations. Moving amid the red torii and taking photos in the castle of Sasayama allows you to enjoy uninterrupted time in the Japanese cultural heritage with your loved ones. Whether contemporary or classic, mesmerizing sea view or the serenity of the mountain city, the outdoor shooting locations of Kobe exude an irresistible charm.
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Port Island North Park is abundant in natural ecology and it is located next to the iconic Kobe Bridge. Looking from the Port Island North Park, one can see famous landmarks such as the red Kobe Port Tower and Harborland, as well as ships entering and exiting the Port of Kobe.
Kobe Harborland (Night)
Kobe Harborland includes multiple shopping centers, restaurants, cinemas as well as tourist bus and entertainment facilities. Whether you are looking for a fun family getaway or romantic date, everyone can have a great time here.
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After 26 years of extensive restoration, what used to be a private residence was reopened to the public in 1911. Besides enjoying the beauty of four seasons in the Japanese garden, the precious Western building and stable offer a fusion of Western and Japanese aesthetics to further enhance the attractiveness of Sorakuen Garden.
Azur Maiko Park boasts white sandy beach, pine forest and luxuriant park full of towering trees, making it a popular destination for barbequing and fishing. In addition to the stunning white sandy beach, the majestic Akashi Kaikyo Bridge further enhance the charisma of your photographs.
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The Seaside of Hokutan is situated on the west coast of Awaji Island, making it the perfect beach for appreciating fantastic landscape formed by the orange sunset and azure sky.
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Awajishima Farm is located on the northern highland of Awaji Island. It features a vast expanse of flower field, where different flowers bloom throughout the year to paint a picturesque scene.
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Founded in the 1300s, the Taisanji Temple Main Hall is a National Treasure. There are numerous other important historic monuments here as well. The temple is surrounded by mountains and greenery, where natural landscape and architecture co-exist in harmony to attract a large number of visitors during the flowering season every year.
Charisma of port city Kobe
Kobe is home to the Port of Kobe, the transport hub between western Japan and the world. Since antiquity, it has been endowed with diverse Asian and European cultures to sculpt the brand new presence exclusive to Kobe. Compared to other western Japanese cities such as Kyoto and Osaka, Kobe offers a fusion of European and Asian cultures, thus its street scenery, culture, attractions and specialty products emanate an exotic ambiance that is distinct from the traditional Japanese city of Kyoto and the commercial metropolis of Osaka. In addition, Kobe features numerous shopping centers and tourist destinations, and the coastal region is particularly well known. The iconic red Kobe Port Tower, unique Kobe Maritime Museum and the arched Kobe Meriken Park Oriental Hotel form the enchanting night scenery of Kobe.
Outdoor scenery of Kobe
Kobe is reminiscent of a graceful celebutante. During the day, you may choose to shoot your photography at the exotic Kitano Ijinkan, while by night, the exquisite night scenery at the mosaic is also an essential destination. As the Kobe Port Tower brightens everyone's smile, the dazzling light fixtures on the street trees create the perfect environment for romantic evenings throughout the year. Just across the ocean, Awaji Island is another paradise in Kobe. Other magical attractions such as the spacious vibrant flower field and beach sunset by the winding coast are all within one-day driving distance of Kobe. If you want to take a look at traditional Japanese society and experience the aura of deities and history, the Japanese garden at the Sorakuen Garden as well as the longstanding Taisanji Temple (declared a national treasure)will certainly satisfy your needs. Lastly, Sasayama is a tranquil mountain city that oozes with traditional Japanese ambiance. Are you ready to embark on a fantastic journey?
Kobe is surrounded by mountain and sea
Kobe is located in Hyogo Prefecture, which is an enchanting region surrounded by mountain and sea to form its diverse landscape. At the coastal region, there is the Port of Kobe - an extremely important port for international trade. With nearby areas such as Kyoto and Osaka, there is a constant influx of tourists to Kobe. Looking from mosaic near Harborland, one can take in the Port of Kobe's most iconic night sceneries, making it a romantic destination for admiring night scenery. In the mountain area, there is the well-known Arima Onsen, natural environment of the national park and one of the top three night sceneries in Japan - "ten-million-dollar night view" from Mount Rokko. Whether mountain or sea, Kobe offers a diverse collection of tourist destinations that are highly popular among domestic and foreign visitors.
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