1890's. View on Arima Onsen. Houses, onsen ryokan (spa inns) and white kura (traditional storehouse) are crammed together at Arima Onsen, the ancient hot water spa nearby Kobe. The Arimagawa winds itself along the edge of the village. The white bridge crossing the Arimagawa is Taikobashi (太古橋). It connects the village with the Sanda Kaido (三田街道), the highway that lead to nearby Sanda.