Blog Archives

Izakaya – A Traditional Japanese Bar

The Izakaya (居酒屋) is to Japan what the saloon was back in the Wild West – an important place for social interactions, a tavern to get drinks and a restaurant combined in one building. When entering a typical Japanese Izakaya,

Tagged with: , , , ,

Fukuoka’s Traditional Food Stalls – Yatai

Yatai (屋台) – these special food stalls are a part of Fukuoka’s culture and are famous in all of Japan. Yatai are small and mobile stalls that are moved by car or manually pulling them through the streets. The stall

Tagged with: , , , , , , ,


Fukuoka is a city of many faces where you are able to fulfill all your shopping, food and entertainment needs. One aspect we did not talk about yet though, is the red light district, which is kind of part of

Tagged with: , , , , , , ,

Love hotel 

Living space is a resource that is lacking in most Japanese cities. Apartments are small and the walls are thin, making the protection of the own privacy quite a difficult task. However, there is a solution for couples, who want

Tagged with: , , ,