Kobe is the capital of Hyogo Prefecture and one of Japan’s ten largest cities. Kobe is also considered one of Japan’s most attractive cities. It is perhaps most famous internationally for Kobe beef. Kobe’s Nada district is famous for Sake, and notable buildings include the Ikuta Shrine as well as the Kobe Port Tower. It is well known for the night view of the city, from mountains such as Mount Rokkō, and Mount Maya as well as the coast.