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A major port city known for its signature marbled beef, scenic mountain backdrop, and diverse cultural attractions, including an earthquake memorial.

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Let's just say Kobe is known for a bit more than its beef- the Light shows consistently rank high on international lists. Explore entire mini-villages constructed of fluorescent displays, and witness the powerful intersection of light and art.

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  • Cities With Stunning Winter Light Displays Around The World

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    Thousands and thousands of twinkling lights, neon colors, glittering festivities, and art- these destinations take their winter illuminations seriously, because what else can cheer up those cold dark nights of winter. Escape the darkness and come into the mesmerizing light at these fantastic international cities, all known for their insane winter displays, from Kobe to NYC and everything in between.

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