Travel Blogs from Fukuoka
... 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!
... Castle Ruins. The castle was within a huge park, and it was truly peaceful walking around in the light rain. I managed to take a few pictures of various sites, some with the help of very kind people. Following the castle, I ended up at Gokoku Shrine simply because I had not found the entrance to the Fukuoka City Art Museum. I must have been lucky because when I left the Shrine through a different entrance the museum was in front of me across the street. ...
... more and give them a quick glance as I strode by.
Walked to the Fukuoka Castle Ruins and Ohori park as well. Quite a long hike but passed through the main central area (Tenjin) on the way so "saw the town". Not so amazing although the Canal Shopping Arcade was OK (next to the Tenjin area). It was built in the mid 1990's and is a bit futuristic even now. Has an impressive fountain too. Like all the other malls and arcades there ...
... up at my bags. I look behind me and the man and his 10-year-old son are doing so as well. Odd. I get up and see a huge beetle the size of my thumb, clinging to my bag. He is charcoal grey with sharp white stripes, and has long branch-like legs. Of coarse there are no windows to throw it out of, and really will not hurt anyone – poor thing is just scared - so I ...
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