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Goodbeer faucets Hakata

GOODBEER FAUCETS “Goodbeer faucets Hakata”, which serves more than forty kinds of craft beer, opened in Hakata, Haruyoshi. They want to make it much easier for everyone to try craft beer carefully brewed in small breweries in the world and they also want everyone to know more about it in…

Ikone Japanese restaurant,leisurely relax atmosphere

I visited “icone” in Imaizumi. A restaurant “icone,” which is located at the corner of the way from Imaizumi Park to Yakuin, is like a hiding place. Retro atmosphere We can leisurely relax ourselves in such an atmosphere as the Japanese name tells us. It looks like a room of…

The best Yakiniku restaurant in fukuoka tenjin

Let me introduce something of a hidden way of eating Yakiniku. In Japan, we usually go out for eating Yakiniku when we give ourselves a reward. The history of Yakiniku In the Meiji period, Yakiniku started as a custom of eating sliced beef in Japan. This custom was rare not…

stylish taiyaki shop in fukuoka

I visited “Hiiragi” which is a stylish taiyaki shop. It is said that this shop opened in September, 2013.   The shop is based on a Japanese style and we feel comfortable. When we go inside, we get hungrier because of fragrance. If you are on a diet, I couldn’t…

Shiraito Fall in Itoshima

Are you enjoying summer? I went to Shiraito Fall in Itoshima when I had a day off. There are many rivers in Japan. Many people visit them in summer because it is cool around there. Shiraito Fall is one of the most famous falls in Fukuoka. It takes about one…

Local cafe in fukuoka

Local café in fukuoka Hello everyone, it’s been a while. I haven’t posted for a long time since I did last summer. I was asked to post by many people. Thank you very much. By the way Today I would like to introduce a café. It is said that there…

minato cafe Breath

Let me introduce “Breath” food again today. 『pasta with cream sauce』         We get warm when we feel cold and eat cream.       information   Name:minato cafe Breath Web:http://www.breath-f.com Facebook:https://www.facebook.com/minatocafebreath?fref=ts Tell: 092-202-0011 Time:12:00~23:30

Nokonoshima

When Linnea was here visiting we went to Nokonoshima wich was so beautiful with all the blooming cherry trees and the big field with yellow flowers. So i wanted to bring my parents there when they came to visit, and it was just as beautiful this time! They plant different…

Shofukuji, huge temple in Fukuoka

Shofukuji Let me introduce a temple in Fukuoka. Shofukuji In 1195(the 6th year of the Kenkyu era), this temple was built in the site of Hakata Hyakudo and this is the oldest Zen temple. Its sango is Ankokuzan (nickname; Anzan) and jigo is Shofukushijinzenji. Sango is an honorific mountain prefix…

Atago Temple

The other day , I went to the shrine Atago. Located on the hill , sunset was beautiful to be able to overlook the Meinohama, fukuoka.

Owl Cafe in Fukuoka

I went to an owl café soon after I heard that it opened in Fukuoka. This café, which followed the owl café in Osaka, is located near Kushida-shrine and at shopping street in Kami-Kawabata. Now this café is getting famous among international students in Fukuoka. A small owl welcomes us…

Yakushima

The other day, I went to Yakushima to see the oldest Yakusugi. Yakushima is located south to Kagoshima mainland and this is the very place which I’ve wanted to visit. This island is small enough for us to see around in a day. “Mononokehime” by Studio Ghibli is set in…

Tochoji

Kukai built Tochoji and this was his first time to build a temple in Japan. Fukuoka has a famous and overwhelming great Buddha so I introduce it. There are some buildings on the ground. This temple is located in the center of the city. When we go inside we will…

Sumiyoshi Shrine

The present shrine was restored in 1623 in the ancient architectural style of “Sumiyoshi-zukuri”. It is believed to be one of the older shrines in Kyushu and is dedicated to the guardian god of sailors.

Uminonakamichi

I have a lot of things to write about that happened a few weeks ago, but i thought i’d write about something that actually happened today for a change!We went to Uminonakamichi bayside park on a field trip with our class from Tourism and Athropology, where we took pictures and…

Sasaguri

Mine and Linnea’s last stop in Japan was down here where i am living, in Fukuoka. We had a great time really, and did tons of stuff. Here’s the first part of what we did in pictures!    

Dazaifu

Last week we went to another field trip with our class from Tourism and anthropology, this time to Dazaifu. It was raining so i didn’t really feel up for it, however everywhere we went the hydrangeas were blooming, so it was really nice in the end.  

Owl Cafe

As i wrote before me, Sara and Kazu went to an owl cafe in Osaka on Christmas eve. There seems to be two in Osaka as far as i know, one in Tenjinbashi called “Owl family” and the one we went to in Dotonbori called “Lucky owl”. You get one…

Fukuoka Tower

Yesterday i spent the day with my host family. We had lunch, then went up in Fukuoka tower and checked out the nice view, and after that we went to a place where we got to try out, among other things, a typhoon simulator and a earthquake simulator. Me and…