Japan

Fukuoka Shopping

Fukuoka Shopping

Fukuoka Shopping is fun. If we had more time, I would have hit a few stores but since that wasn’t the main purpose of this trip. The main shopping centers were Canal City and Tenjin. Well, mostly Tenjin. ๐Ÿ˜› We just had to buy whatever […]

Atago Shrine Fukuoka

Atago Shrine Fukuoka

If you google Atago Shrine, you will most likely get the one from Tokyo and Kyoto. Apparently there are many Atago Shrines in Japan, about 900 of them. The Atago Shrine Fukuoka is not a famous shrine. It is located west of the city on […]

Ramen Stadium

Ramen Stadium

Ramen Stadium in Canal City is located on the 5th floor. The Ramen Stadium has different ramen shops representing different kinds of ramen from all over Japan like the map shown below. It gives you the different ramens from different regions. We were there at […]

Yanagawa Canal Tour

Yanagawa Canal Tour

We bought the Daifazu Yanagawa Kankou Ticket at Nishitetsu Tenjin Station. It costs 2,930 per person or about 1,300 pesos. I think it’s really worth it for 3 train tickets and a free Yanagawa canal tour especially in Japan. Yanagawa is about an hour away […]

Bake Cheese Tart

Bake Cheese Tart

We were at the Tenjin Underground Shopping complex window shopping when we saw this line in front of this really cool looking store. Whenever we see lines in Japan, it’s always a good sign. We’ve never been disappointed. So we check it out. It seems […]

Hamakatsu

Hamakatsu

We can’t leave Fukuoka without having some katsu. ๐Ÿ˜€ We were at Tenjin Underground Shopping Complex and we ask the information desk if she can recommend any katsu restaurants in the area. She told us about Hamakatsu and another one but Hamakatsu won because it […]

Ohori Park

Ohori Park is one of the major parks in Fukuoka. Ohori means large moat. The Fukuoka Castle ruins is also located near this park. If you ask about it, it would be better to say Ohorikoen. They recognize that more. Koen means park in Japanese. […]

Nokonoshima Island Park

Nokonoshima Island Park is an island off the city of Fukuoka. It is famous for its flowers that changes with the season. In Spring, it was full of cherry blossom, tulips and rape seed flowers. It is very accessible from the city and only takes […]

Hakata Ramen

Hakata Ramen

One of the first things we did in Fukuoka was to eat some delicious Hakata Ramen. We went on foot to find the yatai stalls near Canal City and Seryu Park. Hakata Ramen isย a type of ramen, first derived from the Hakata region. It has […]

Japan Travel Budget

For those wanting to know what we spent on this trip, this is my Japan Travel Budget. This is one of the cheapest trips I’ve been to considering it’s Japan. We spent 4 days and 3 nights in Fukuoka, Japan. We noticed that prices here […]