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I've come to Hakata to catch the ferry to Busan, South Korea. I figured I'd chill in the hostel and then head out tomorrow so I came with no real plans. Fortunately I was invited out for street side dinner. Not one to shy away, I try it all. First a mix of fried tofu, white radish, egg, a tofu rice ball and a tofu pancake. Neither item really having much taste but the texture of the tofu not the most appealing. Then there was ...
... suite on the 33rd floor.
The club lounge at the hotel proved to be a sad joke, as was the lacking service.
Still, we're in the 3rd biggest suite in the hotel, for free (points).
Dinner was an ordinary pizza. As we dud not have time to go out, we just hung out by the hotel and inhaled the beautiful views of the sea and the Fukuoka Tower.
Tomorrow morning we're off back to Seoul in South Korea, for the final two days of our adventure.
... Sadly I only got to spend a few hours here as I transferred back to Tokyo from Fukuoka. My two Swiss friends spent a few says in Fukuoka as they sailed to Korea from its port and I sort of wish I could have stayed a little longer because it looked like they had a great time!
... The officer let it go since the address was correct. My one big problem came when he asked for my departure date and flight information. Oh no. O_O..... I didn't have one. I swear the man gave me a "I'm disappointed in you" look. Thankfully he cut me some slack because it was my first time there. Hahahaha even though I told him that I was leaving around the 10th of August he still game me a 90 day Visa.
One quick stop through the Visitor's Center and I was on my way ...
... this is where the castle was"
Ohori Park is quite big and has a nice lake to walk around, but is really just a park with trees (nice in the autumn). It was pretty deserted although it was Thursday and some people have to work.
Because I was so close to Nishijin Shotengai when I went to Ohori Park, and my map guide said "a lively market street filled with vendors selling fresh fish, vegetables and fruits from carts", ...