Travel Blogs from Fukuoka
... to walk the extra mile and check it out. Well either I went on the wrong day, or at the wrong time, or don't understand the word "lively" as I should have saved my shoe leather. It certainly wasn't lively and the street wasn't exactly packed with vendors but I did count three carts so I guess the "carts" bit was correct.
Also checked the water front area out when I was reserving my ticket to Busan. So that's it for Japan. Next stop ...
... point I regret not opting for the sidearm. It sounded like a strange bird I had never heard before. It didn't sound like anything crazy or huge, just different. But I knew that was just a decoy for the ambush awaiting after my next few steps. Velociraptors, though you wouldn't know it from watching the movies, have a bad sense of smell, but great hearing. I had to get ready to use my whistle. Once I blew it, I had to run as quickly as I could back to the lift. I prepped ...
... shoulders and sit down hoping no one kills it. But the stares continue and one woman looks really scared. Remembering I have a wide-mouth water bottle in my other bag I get up again, pull it out, and with the help of the father behind me we capture the amazing creature. The lady across the aisle claps her hands in relief. I find a field at my final stop and everyone is happy.
... in the 13th Century. Luckily, Andy is a trusting soul and agreed to the change.
Today dawned bright and clear, not a cloud in the sky and the temperature soon climbed into the mid-twenties. My toe felt better enough to do some walking, so we set off to explore Fukuoka. The train station has a big shopping mall attached to it and there are many cafes and restaurants, in addition to lots of shops. We decided to go there for breakfast and ...
... has been a brick, so I hope I can find something to do tomorrow that will compensate.
This site is offline tomorrow, for planned maintenance apparently, so we might not be able to blog. That being the case, we change location to Kyoto on Wednesday and will do our best to put on anther entry as soon as we can.
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