Hotel Elmont

Address: 138-22 Yamanoi, Chikugo, Fukuoka Prefecture, Kyushu-Okinawa, 833-0031, Japan | Hotel
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This hotel is located on 138-22 Yamanoi, Chikugo.
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Travel Blogs from Chikugo

Day 11 journey to the home of ramen...

A travel blog entry by daveheidibaker on Apr 08, 2015

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... asking you to select strength of broth, spiciness, noodle softness and extra orders. Once this was filled in you press the button and a hatch opens. You can't see your server but a polite hand appears to take your sheet and then a few minutes later it returns with your dinner! The ramen was by far the best we have ever had and the odd experience of ordering and eating in the booth made it lots of ...

Soaking up the culture

A travel blog entry by chrismcg on Apr 07, 2015

2 comments, 26 photos

... to it all. Quite reminiscent of Shanghai in the 1930's.

There was also an interesting exhibit about the Hakata Gion Yamakasa, which is a local festival in this area. It's origins are based on festivals that used to occur in earlier days to pray against diseases, especially in the face of the hot, steamy summers. The Yamakasa (float) used to be part of a quiet festival with the huge structures paraded through the various districts, but sometime in ...

A little out of the way

A travel blog entry by chrismcg on Apr 06, 2015

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... to find that none of the station names was provided in English, not even at the station. Because we felt sure we had to transfer again although this was not clear, I approached a young man entering the carriage and, pointing to the station where we thought we should get off, I tried saying the name and pointing outside. He nodded in agreement and Arthur and I scrambled off the train before it proceeded. Again we were lucky when ...

Fukuoka City Tour

A travel blog entry by mktravels on Feb 24, 2015

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... metro.

Our little jolly around the city, took us 9 hours, only punctuated by a few coffee stops, the odd temple and a little shopping. As with most asian cities, there is always a huge difference between day and night. The streets during the daytime are filled with pretty girls shopping in huge department malls, and an array of different coffee shops and fast food places.

However, at about ...

Nervous start to Japan

A travel blog entry by mktravels on Feb 23, 2015

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... tarmac before the pilot changed his mind and hit the gas hard to take us up and away from the airport. We were informed over the tannoy in broken english something about the pilot and wind, I guess we will never know what his drama was.

Anyway, after 30 minutes of circling with a very nervous K, we landed on a different runway relieved to be on Japanese terra firma. That was the last flight ...