Hotel Skycourt Hakata

Address: 4-73 Gion-cho Hakata-ku, Fukuoka, Fukuoka, Kyushu-Okinawa, 812-0038, Japan | 2 star hotel
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This 2 star hotel, located in the Gion Station area of Fukuoka, is near Canal City Hakata, Kushida Shrine, Nokonoshima Island, and Hakata Machiya Folk Museum.
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    A travel blog entry by joanyoung on May 23, 2015

    ... summer tour) - Yoko Sato (elementary school teacher - new member of CJFA) and her daughter - Noriko Sato - daughter of Yoko age 25 - Haruyo Handa - absent: Michiko Norimatsu who could not join us because she has an ailing mother. We had a really enjoyable time, laughing, telling stories, and getting to know each other. The lunch took about 2 hours and the time passed quickly. After lunch we said goodbye to Kumiko, Yoko, ...

    Yanagawa City/ Dazaifu

    A travel blog entry by joanyoung on May 21, 2015

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    ... the whole trip, telling about the history of the area and pointing out interesting sites along the way. At times, he would sing some traditional 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 ...

    Hiroshima to Fukuoka

    A travel blog entry by joanyoung on May 20, 2015

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    ... Michiko picked us up at our hotel and drove us to the workshop of Nuno Ehon Suginoko, the craft group who created the cloth Naomi's Tree book. We were treated like royalty- the ladies were all waiting for us along with a politician and his wife from their prefecture. To welcome us, the whole group lined up and sang a beautiful welcome song to us. How touching - it brought tears to my eyes! After this, ...


    A travel blog entry by americangeisha on May 19, 2015

    1 comment, 8 photos

    ... usually the festival is in the heat, but today it happened to be fairly cold), carried the float around and stopped in strategic places to throw the float about in the water, drenching themselves and even the men riding on top in the process. There was lots of yelling and cheering from the crowds ("Wasshoi!" "Ganbatte!" (Good luck!), blowing whistles and laughing. The men in the water were passing around bottles and cardboard cartons of Sake (alcohol), drew on ...


    A travel blog entry by donnellyramble on Apr 21, 2015

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    ... floats for the annual festival which involves making several huge (like 10-15m high) wooden structures that are each carried by a team of around 30 men from their local districts.

    These are painstakingly crafted, decorated and guarded for a couple of months before the festival and are then raced by their teams down packed streets – quite a sight to see!

    The museum also had some samples of the local ...