Hi, I’m Akira


Hi, I’m Akira

I’ve lived in Kobe for 24 years

I speak English, Japanese

I am Tour Conductor


Hey there! I'm Akira, your friendly neighborhood host here in Kobe! One of my favorite spots in Kobe is the iconic Akashi Ohashi Bridge. And don't even get me started on those spectacular night views! There's nothing quite like watching the city come alive under a blanket of stars. You'll often find me hopping between local sake shops, enjoying every sip and soaking in the rich flavors of this region. And let's not forget about the food – Kobe is a foodie paradise, and I'm always on the hunt for the next delicious dish to try. I'm your go-to on everything Kobe, from its ancient landmarks to its bustling neighborhoods. And if you're ever curious about Fukuoka or Kagoshima, I've got you covered there too! So, join me on an adventure through the streets of Kobe. Let's make memories together and uncover the true spirit of this incredible city!

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