Fukuoka Youth Hostel

Address: 6-7-23 Hakataekiminami, Hakataku, Fukuoka, Fukuoka, Kyushu-Okinawa, 812-0016, Japan | Hostel
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Location

This hostel, located in the Hakata Station area of Fukuoka, is near Canal City Hakata, Kushida Shrine, Komyozenji Temple, and Hakata Machiya Folk Museum.
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Travel Blogs from Fukuoka

Yanagawa City/ Dazaifu

A travel blog entry by joanyoung on May 21, 2015

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... for the whole trip, telling about the history of the area and pointing out interesting sites along the way. At times, he would sing some songs from the area as he poled. We passed by many houses along the shore, wildlife including herons, turtles, and ducks, and interesting monuments, statues, and flowers. We passed under 13 bridges, some so low that we all had to duck down very low in the boat in order to avoid hitting our heads. We were on the boat ...

Hiroshima to Fukuoka

A travel blog entry by joanyoung on May 20, 2015

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... Finally we went to Haruyo's house for dinner where Haruyo had prepared some delicious Japanese food for us. Needless to say, we are eating a lot of good food here! We spent a wonderful evening along with Haruyo's husband Tadashi and her sister Harumi. Even though we all could not speak each other's language, we still were able to share stories, laugh a lot, and enjoy each other's company. It was a very special ...

Wasshoi!

A travel blog entry by americangeisha on May 19, 2015

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... when the city was under a plague many years ago in the Eiroku Era. The people prayed to the God/Deity of the shrine in the area, Fuji Hachimangu for help. When the plague passed the people built floats and a shrine to carry his "presence/spirit" across the river. They wanted to honor and thank him for his protection and for filling their prayers. It has been practiced every year since and is actually unique to its city of Tagawa.

I wasn't quite sure ...

Day 27: Fukuoka

A travel blog entry by millieandjames on Apr 30, 2015

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... was closed by the time we arrived. We were greeted with boarded up stalls, wet concrete and the smell of fish. Then walked for 45 mins to a yatai (pop-up restaurant), which we'd read we really should eat in to experience the local cuisine and culture - it transpired we were walking in the wrong direction! You can imagine our euphoria to discover that - and then, to top it all off, it started to rain! ...

14 Things

A travel blog entry by donnellyramble on Apr 21, 2015

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... and NO bike locks.

Those vending machines we mentioned can be fully stocked with beer in dark alleys or on country roads and have nobody watching them – they would stand no chance in London. At the baseball, loads of people left all their gear to save seats and left for hours knowing it would still be there when they returned.

People have told us just to leave the door to their apartments unlocked when ...