Day 4 – Kurokawa onsen, Hakata Canal City, Japan

Day 4 – morning onsen in ikoi ryokan いこい旅館 > breakfast > souvenir shopping > ice cream at Yunon 湯音 > bus ride back to Hakata > check-in at Dormy Inn Premium Hakata Canal City > shopping in Canal City > late lunch at Ramen Stadium > dinner at Hakata Kira 季樂 > supper at Nakasu Yatai Our breakfast was served at 08:00 and we decided to … More Day 4 – Kurokawa onsen, Hakata Canal City, Japan

Hotel review in Japan – Dormy Inn Premium Hakata Canal City, Fukuoka (博多,福岡)

Dormy Inn Premium Hakata Canal City, Fukuoka (ドーミーインPREMIUM博多・キャナルシティ) We booked this hotel simply because my friends love Japanese onsen. Dormy Inn is a Japanese hotel group famous for having a hot spring in all their hotels. This hotel is a bit further from the Hakata JR station than Tokyu Rei Hotel but it is located right next to the … More Hotel review in Japan – Dormy Inn Premium Hakata Canal City, Fukuoka (博多,福岡)

Day 1 in Hakata, Japan

Day 1 – dinner at Hanamidori 博多華味鳥 (Chicken meal) It was a spontaneous trip to visit Fukuoka 福岡 (a province within Kyushu 九州). My friends and I went there mainly because of a cheap ticket deal, through fanfare with Cathay Pacific, and it just so happened that we were free during the promotional period. All of us love visiting Japan … More Day 1 in Hakata, Japan

Hotel review in Japan – Hakata Tokyu Rei Hotel, Fukuoka (博多,福岡)

Hakata Tokyu Rei Hotel, Fukuoka (博多東急REIホテル) It is definitely a hidden gem in Fukuoka. This hotel is perfect and I was very happy with the degree of comfort of the room for the price I paid. I was staying in the hotel in May 2015 and it was almost the end of the Japanese golden week … More Hotel review in Japan – Hakata Tokyu Rei Hotel, Fukuoka (博多,福岡)