Articles with tag: Nefer

The guide book says that this is the only Confucian Temple built by the Chinese outside China. It is called Koshi-byo. It was built in 1893, the area officially belongs to China and is run by the Chinese Embassy. All that looks pretty strange, it's such a bright spot against the...
I continue walking through Glover Garden (Nagasaki. Shofuku-ji Temple, Glover Garden, And Oura Church. P.1). This is the former restaurant called Jiyu-tei, now it's a Teahouse. By the way, this is the famous place. It was the first European cuisine restaurant in Japan! You can go there,...
All I knew about the city of Kobe is that the region is famous for the marble beef. As the story goes, a pink meat with the finest white veins just melts in your mouth. Young bulls graze in the meadows; they are fed rice, watered beer or sake! Kobe is just 31 km from Osaka. In general, I decided...
Arima is known for its hot springs since ancient times. It is located on Mount Rokko, near Kobe. Officially, this settlement seems to be included into the city. People come there to get away from the bustle of big cities and enjoy the charm of nature. The water in the onsen is of two types: Gold...
I continue my sets of the reviews about Kobe. The population of the city is 1.4 million people. For a long time, it had remained an important port city. Along with Yokohama and Nagasaki, it was opened to foreign trade. In 1995, there was a strong earthquake, which led to a tremendous destruction...
Today I’m going to tell you about my trip to Kobe, Japan. This is the custom’s head office. Here’s Meriken Park. This is a view from the observation deck of the tower of the port. I was just walking around the city, and photographing everything. It’s Jewish menorah. Here’s the Great Hanshin...
Ninna-ji Temple  is situated in the north west part of the city, near the rock garden of Ryoan-ji Temple. I didn’t plan to visit this place, but the signs persistently pointed me that way. In addition, the temple was marked by a yellow circle on the  Kyoto Cycling Map, that...
This is the most famous temple of Nagasaki. It is considered the oldest building in the city. It was founded in 1629 by Chinese immigrants, the construction was completed in 1677. Gates are on the list of architectural monuments of Japan. It belongs to the Ōbaku - this is one of the Japanese...
I was amazed by Spectacles Bridge and the Koei-zan Choshoji Temple (Nagasaki. Spectacles Bridge And Two Temples. P.1). And before I managed to pass a hundred meters, I saw another temple. Well, I turned onto it and went there. There was a beautiful well-groomed territory....
The city's population is about 430 thousand people. As I've already written, the city is oblong, I would even say elongated. It can be divided into three parts: the north - Peace Park, Epicenter, Atomic Bomb Museum and Urakami Cathedral; Nagasaki Station - 26 Martyrs Memorial and...

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