Learn more about Kobe by reading the following Blogs:



The Kobe Luminarie is a great time to study at Lexis Japan

Kobe Luminarie – A Glowing Tribute to Resilience and Unity

In the quiet winter evenings of Kobe, there exists a tradition that transforms the city into a luminous canvas of hope and remembrance (and creates some long, twisting and unexpected lines in front of the Lexis Japan building!). Every December (moving to January in 2024), the Kobe Luminarie, an enchanting festival of lights, adorns the cityscape, drawing visitors from all corners of the globe.

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Another Karaoke night out!

Karaoke, Kobe, and the visionary who started it all!

It’s nine o’clock on a Saturday……The regular crowd shuffles in…..There’s an old man sittin’ next to me…..And he starts belting out Enka songs from the 1970s…. We all know Karaoke (and many of us curse it every time we go out), but did you know it was born in Kobe? Find out about the (sometimes) enchanting world of karaoke in Japan, its origins, cultural significance, and enduring popularity.

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Living as an international student in Kobe

The excitement of life as an international student in Kobe

Living abroad as an international student in Kobe is an adventure that brings both excitement and challenges. For those who choose Kobe, Japan, as their study destination, the experience becomes uniquely enriching. Nestled between the Rokko Mountains and the Seto Inland Sea, Kobe is a city that effortlessly blends traditional Japanese culture with a modern international flair. In this bustling metropolis, every day is an opportunity to explore, learn, and grow, making it an ideal home for students seeking a multicultural experience.

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